Please find resources about Trauma Informed Design Research in support of my talk at the
2021 UX Australia Design Research conference and the online courses I have been running for Social Design Sydney.
The Body Keeps the Score by Bessel Van der Kolk M.D.
Trauma Stewardship: an everyday guide for caring for self while caring for others by Connie Burk, Laura van Dernoot Lipsky
My Grandmother’s Hands Racialized Trauma and the Pathway to Mending Our Hearts and Bodies By: Resmaa Menakem
Beyond Sticky Notes is a deep-dive into the mindsets and methods of co-design by Kelly Ann McKercher
Design Justice : Community-Led Practices to Build the Worlds we Need By Sasha Costanza-Chock. (Open Access/Free)
Appreciative Inquiry :A Positive Revolution in Change By: David L. Cooperrider, Diana Whitney
Power and Participation : A guidebook to shift unequal power dynamics in participatory design practice by Hajira Qazi
Conversations Worth Having: Using Appreciative Inquiry to Fuel Productive and Meaningful Engagement
Self care Resources from Vivianne Castillo’s “The Siren Call of Self-Neglect”
Self care Activities based on the Self Care wheel in Trauma Stewardship book
+ Trauma and Design by Rachael Dietkus
General Resources :
What are payments like for people with lived experience collaborating with services today?
Alba N. Villamil – The Ethical Researcher’s Checklist
Trauma-Informed Website Resources — Melissa Eggleston
Kelly Ann McKercher’s
page Trauma-Informed Practice and Design
White Supremacy as Trauma Response by Resmaa Menakem
Conducting Interviews with Survivors of Sexual and Gender-Based Violence
on Brain Pickings The Science of How Our Minds and Our Bodies Converge in the Healing of Trauma
Trauma Informed Care and Mental Health in NSW – Agency for Clinical Innovation
Resources relating to Indigenous Australians:
has been created to serve as a living document for ongoing consideration for the best practice protocols when working with Indigenous knowledge in commercial design practice. International Indigenous Design Charter Trauma & Loss : Guidelines for providing mental health first aid to an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander person
Dealing with Loss, Grief and Trauma : Seven Phases to Healing
Sarah Fathalah (from Think of Us) describes the process used for recruiting young people with Lived Experience for a design project. This was a design research project to understand the experiences of foster youth placed in institutional placements (group homes, psychiatric facilities, etc.). They organized an open call for participation through youth advisory boards and community partners, making sure they were clear in the recruitment language about expectations for how many young people would participate and on which basis they would be selected. After they selected participants, they providing a transparency memo video around the participant recruiting process once participants were selected.
Phoeni have great resources – and can provide training for organisations x Australia – the national centre for post-traumatic mental health
by Trauma Informed Facilitation Training melbourneprocessworkcentre.org
, April 2020, DOI: Practicing Without a License: Design Research as Psychotherapy by Tad Hirsch 10.1145/3313831.3376750Conference: ACM CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI 2020), At: Honolulu, HI, USA.
at DRS16 Appreciative Co-design: From Problem Solving to Strength-Based Re-authoring in Social Design by Tasman Munro
Vulnerable Research: Competencies for Trauma and Justice Informed Ethnography Taylor Paige Winfield