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ACE's Introduction to Adverse Childhood Experiences - eLearning

Thursday, February 13, 2020

ACE's Introduction to Adverse Childhood Experiences - eLearning

Target Group: Level 1

This Multi-Agency training course aimed at practitioners, professionals and volunteers who work with children, young people and their families.

Aim:

  • To Introduction to ACEs
  • Look at Brain Development in the Early Years 
  • Understand the Impact of Childhood Adversity 
  • Understand social, Health and Community Impacts of ACEs Early Trauma 
  • Look at Protective Factors 
  • Looking at ACEs Through a Trauma Informed Lens 
  • Have an understanding of building resilience 

Learning Outcomes:

After completing this training you will be able to:

  •  Identify adverse experiences that can impact on a child's development and their response to stress.
  • understand the importance of healthy brain development in a child’s early years and the impacts of toxic stress.
  • understand that experiencing adversity in childhood can have a significant impact over a person’s life course resulting in ill health, poor wellbeing and in some cases premature death.
  •  identify a range of social and community impacts resulting from ACEs.
  • give key examples of ‘Protective Factors’ that can help prevent ACEs and different strategies that can help build resilience.
  • understand what it means to look at adverse childhood experiences through a ‘trauma informed lens’.
  •  understand how building resilience can help mitigate the impact of ACEs.

 

To complete this course please access the link below:

ACE's Introduction to Adverse Childhood Experiences 

 

 

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