Trauma in Paradise: A California School System Focuses on Mental Health After Devastating Fire

Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Destruction and dislocation wrought by wildfires has become commonplace in California and throughout the American West. But the totality of the loss in Paradise, coupled with the region’s geographic isolation and poverty, make the challenges facing the educators of Butte County unprecedented in many respects, according to experts in trauma and mental health interviewed by EdSource.