Adverse Experiences / Trauma


The Alberta Family Wellness Initiative provides information on ACEs, brain development, trauma and more

The Center for Disease Control (CDC) has information about ACEs

The ACEs Too High website is a news site that reports on research about adverse childhood experiences


Brief videos explaining brain development and toxic stress that are useful to understand adverse childhood experiences impact the train:

Core Story: How Brains are Built by AFWI

Brain Architecture by AFWI

Journey to Resilience by AFWI

Toxic Stress Derails Brain Development