Trauma-informed Approaches to Domestic Violence Exposure, Adverse Childhood Experiences and Resiliency: Opportunities for Early Child Care Providers
Title: Trauma-informed Approaches to Domestic Violence Exposure, Adverse Childhood Experiences and Resiliency: Opportunities for Early Child Care Providers
Date Recorded: September 7, 2016
This session will explore the latest thinking about Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) and childhood exposure to domestic violence. Emphasizing the opportunity for universal education, presenters will discuss strategies for trauma-informed parenting to prevent the intergenerational transmission of ACEs including the implementation of the “Connected Parents, Connected Kids” Safety card . The session will increase child care providers and Head Start directors, teachers and family services staff understanding of children’s exposure to violence and ACES and their impact on the health and well-being of children and families. The webinar will include practical skills learning including how to educate families about ACEs and how to promote resiliency through trauma-informed parenting. This webinar is produced in collaboration with: National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges.
- Rebecca Levenson, Consultant
- Leiana Kinnicutt, Futures Without Violence
- Amanda Kay, JD, National Council of Juvenile and Family Judges