172: Adverse Childhood Experiences and Building Resilience
Dr. Sandra Morgan and Dave Stachowiak discuss the effects adverse childhood experiences can have on a person’s entire life. They also share tools that can be used to measure the impact these experiences can have and also the factors that influence a person’s resilience.
- Childhood experiences are predictors of future health.
- People self-medicate for their anxiety, depression, and fear in different ways.
- Depending on a child’s ACE score, it can be predicted that they will have a life of up to 20 years shorter.
- Drug addicted parents usually love their children, but their addictions steal away the relationship with their children.
- Remember the connection between prevention of adverse childhood experiences and the reduction in the risk of being sexually trafficked.
- ACE Quiz
- Resilience Questionaire
- 169: Dr. Jodi Quas: Communicating with Child Victims of Trauma
- TEDMED talk: How childhood trauma affects health across a lifetime
- Ensure Justice Conference Videos
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