What goes through your mind when you’re a sixteen year-old recovering from surgery after a gunshot wound? It might be fear. It might be retaliation. It might be that it’s time to get some help or make some changes.  It might be all three. As part of Healing Hurt People Chicago, the Trauma Intervention Specialists (TIS) who work with young victims and perpetrators of violence–and many youth involved in violence are both—aim to take advantage of the window between injury and discharge to help youth process their trauma and get the additional help they need to stay safe and stable.  More …