Call for Abstracts for Presentations & Posters at the Adverse Childhood Experiences Southeastern Summit 2015: Building Resilient, Interdisciplinary Workforces, Communities & Families on September 24-26th in Asheville, NC.
Summit details and instructions on abstract submission: https://sys.mahec.net/ce/aces.aspx.
Join keynotes Dr. Robert Anda who will present on where we are and where we’re going related to ACEs in the US and around the world, along with Ron Hertel who will describe how he implemented the Compassionate Schools curriculum in Washington State to better support learning and success of students impacted by trauma. And see the documentary film "Paper Tigers" by James Redford.
Seeking presenters in the health, education, law, and mental health sectors on:
- ACEs research: ACE scores of specific sub-populations; trauma-informed care, resilience & protective factors
- Evidence-informed or evidence/based practices that address ACEs and trauma, or increase resilience
- Informed vision of where we go from here with our understanding of ACEs and resilience.
Organized by Mountain Area Health Education Center and Innovative Approaches Project in Buncombe County, NC.