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Research in the Works

Streaming Media


Researchers at the University of Massachusetts Medical School’s Systems and Psychosocial Advances Research Center (SPARC) assembled a team of Deaf and hearing researchers, clinicians, filmmakers, actors, artists, and Deaf people in recovery to develop Signs of Safety – a population-specific client toolkit and therapist companion guide that supplements Seeking Safety.

See the embedded video to view the contents of this document in American Sign Language (ASL).

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This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 License.

Subject Area

Multicultural, Trauma


Deaf community, ASL, American Sign Language, Trauma, Seeking Safety, Addiction



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Melissa L. Anderson


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