Preventing Toxic Stress in Children

Stress is an issue that impacts everyone. Regardless of your age, your income level or where you live, stress affects the health and well-being of every single person on this planet.   Children oftentimes are the most susceptible to stress.… Read More

Inter-tribal Task Force Tackles Policy Solutions

  On December 14th, the Oklahoma Institute for Child Advocacy (OICA) hosted its first Indian Child Welfare Task Force meeting.  This gathering brought together inter-tribal and state agencies with a focus on respecting the government-to-government relationship the State of Oklahoma… Read More

La Fuerza de Tarea Inter-tribal se enfrenta a las Soluciones de Políticas

El 14 de diciembre, el Instituto de Defensa del Niño de Oklahoma (OICA) organizó su primera reunión del Grupo de Trabajo de Bienestar Infantil Indio. Esta reunión reunió agencias inter-tribales y estatales con un enfoque en respetar la relación de… Read More