THF will provide a well-maintained and structured environment where all staff and moms feel physically and psychologically safe, where interactions are positive and meaningful, and the support given is free from judgment and harm.
THF will provide an environment that encourages and develops moms to grow at their own pace in confidence, trust, self-esteem and awareness. Our focus is to support each mom in nurturing the health and welfare of herself and her children.
THF is an environment that focuses on healing trauma and wellness of body, mind and spirit through proper healthcare, education and therapy. All staff and moms will be supportive of each other, and everyone will be able to be therapeutic in their approach. Peer support and mutual respect will be recognized and affirmed, and everyone will believe in resilience to heal and promote recovery.
THF will encourage moms in making decisions that reflect the best interest for themselves and their children. We recognize that each mom has a unique voice and that her choices are her own. We believe that strengthening each mom is a core element of everything we do.
THF believes each mom has her own talents, interests, hopes and dreams and that she can use these strengths to build a successful future for herself and her children.
THF promotes a greater understanding of each mom through unconditional positive regard which is demonstrated through listening, empathy, and trust; and by treating the challenges of every mom as if they were our own.
DIGNITY & RESPECT
THF believes there is an intrinsic value in every person. We acknowledge the differences in personality, culture, race, talents and beliefs. We celebrate the unique diversity and life experiences of each mom. While promoting healing and personal growth, we understand that each person's perspective is formed by past events and is worthy of respect.
TRAUMA INFORMED CARE
THF will acknowledge and seek to understand each mom’s life experiences to deliver effective care that has the potential to improve each mom’s engagement, treatment adherence and health outcomes.