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Steering Committee

The Steering Committee of the National Child Traumatic Stress Network guides the development of the national network of centers to improve treatment and services for all children and adolescents in the United States who have experienced traumatic events. Steering Committee members serve 2-year terms and are selected to reflect the diversity of the NCTSN, including representatives from the National Center for Child Traumatic Stress, SAMHSA, and Category II, Category III, and Affiliate organizations.

Subtance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)

Kenneth Curl

Center for Mental Health Services Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
5600 Fishers Lane, Room 14E-05B
Rockville , MD 20857
(240) 276-1779

National Center for Child Traumatic Stress (NCCTS)

Amaya-Jackson, Lisa

Co-Director
UCLA-Duke University National Center for Child Traumatic Stress Duke University Medical Center

Maze, Jenifer

Co-Director
UCLA-Duke University National Center for Child Traumatic Stress UCLA Semel Institute

Treatment and Services Adaptation Centers - Category II

Carmen Rosa Noroña

Boston Medical Center Child Witness to Violence Project
801 Albany Street, 1st Floor North
Boston , MA 02119
(617) 414-4765

Steve Hydon

University of Southern California
669 W. 34th St., MRF 214-MC0411
Los Angeles , CA 90089
(213) 740-0282

Veronica Willeto-DeCrane

National Native Children’s Trauma Center National Native Children’s Trauma Center
Phyllis J. Washington College of Education, University of Montana Missoula, MT

Community Treatment and Services Centers - Category III

Kelly Sullivan

Center for Child and Family Health
1121 West Chapel Hill Street, Suite 100
Durham , NC 27701
(919) 385-0733

Chase Giroux

Clinical and Support Options, Inc.
8 Atwood Dr.
Northampton , MA 01060
(413) 582-0471 x5034

Wanda Vargas-Haskins

The Family Peace Center New York Presbyterian Hospital
99 Fort Washington Ave.
New York , NY 10032
(646) 317-5515

Kay Jankowski

Dartmouth Trauma Interventions Research Center
Department of Psychiatry Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center Lebanon, NH
(603) 653-0738

Meghan Marsac

Center for Pediatric Traumatic Stress

Affiliates and Family and Young Adult Partners

Antron McCullough

Young Adult Partner

Shannon Crossbear

Family Partner