Separation & Detention

On June 30, 2019, thousands upon thousands of people protested nationally and across the globe against the Trump administration's Zero Tolerance policy. This policy called for the separation of children from their families at the border into the U.S., and the indefinite detention of those children. These stories examine the reasons for separation and detention, as well as the impact of these actions, especially on children.


Psychological Impact of Childhood Trauma

Experiences of Children in Detention


Physical Effects of Childhood Trauma

Asylum Seekers in the U.S.


The Brain Science of Trauma

Visas: The Path to Citzenship in the U.S.

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