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Adverse Childhood Experiences


Adverse Childhood Experiences, more commonly known as ACEs, are stressful or traumatic events experienced during childhood.  Research shows these events impact brain development, and are related to health problems throughout the lifespan.

ACEs Resources and Information

Adverse Childhood Experiences -- CDC

Adverse Childhood Experiences -- SAMHSA

Iowa ACEs 360

Resources and Information - The Impact of Early Experiences on Brain Development

The Brain Story

Building Better Brains

Brain Architecture

Printed from the Iowa Department of Education website on March 20, 2018 at 1:08am.