By Joseph Frankel

October 20, 2017

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Almost half the school-age children in the United States had experienced at

least one severely traumatic event like losing a parent or witnessing

domestic abuse in the home in 2016. These findings, published by the Child

and Adolescent Mental Health Initiative (CAMHI) at Johns Hopkins give a

clearer picture of the scope of a well-known issue whose health effects are

now emerging more clearly: childhood trauma.