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Responding to Adverse Childhood Experiences – The Role of Assessing Childhood Development

Last month, the National Network to End Family Homelessness shared resources on how to respond to adverse childhood experiences (ACE’s) through primary prevention strategies. In upcoming publications, we share approaches that center exposure mitigation and treatment. Here we focus specifically on the importance of assessing childhood development as a necessary step in supporting children with [...]

By |2018-10-29T10:46:14-04:00October 29th, 2018|Best Practices|0 Comments

Policy Alert: Trauma and the Health Consequences of Family Separation on Immigrant Children

Over the last year, the National Network to End Family Homelessness has shared a variety of tools, tips, and information on trauma, it’s mental health consequences, and ways for child, youth, and family providers to respond. Part of being trauma-informed involves understanding how structural and social realities impact the mental health and well-being of those [...]

By |2018-10-17T10:37:40-04:00October 17th, 2018|Policy Alerts|0 Comments

Addressing Childhood Trauma: Screening for Traumatic Exposure

Screening for Traumatic Exposure We've previously shared various materials related to trauma, its impact on neurological and behavioral functioning, and strategies to support clients with significant trauma exposure. This month, we shift our focus to childhood trauma. Related to this topic, we are sharing some screening tools for assessing adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) among the children [...]

By |2018-06-22T14:44:40-04:00June 22nd, 2018|Best Practices, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Adverse Childhood Experiences

This quarterly report is prepared for members of the National Network to End Family Homelessness. Click on the article’s title to access the full publication. If you are not a National Network member, learn more here. The Relationship of Adverse Childhood Experiences to Adult Health: Turning Gold into Lead Felitti, V. (2002). The relationship of adverse [...]

By |2018-04-10T23:08:16-04:00March 28th, 2018|Research Digest|0 Comments