Childhood Trauma

Whole Health Louisiana State Plan

UNDERSTANDING CHILDHOOD ADVERSITY & TRAUMA Across Louisiana, childhood adversity and trauma affect a significant number of children and families, potentially disrupting all aspects of health. Failing to recognize these experiences and respond in ways that are grounded in the science … Read More

Screening for Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) before age 3: Evidence for the Family Map Inventory

INTRODUCTION Engaging and supporting parents as key nurturers of children is a hallmark objective of Early Head Start (EHS) and other high quality childhood education programs (U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, 2018, 2022). In particular, two-generation programs like … Read More