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Attention all Californians! Child death review teams dysfunctional; new bill can fix that

While most of our attention here is focused on assisting maltreated children and their families or adults suffering from the residual of their childhood trauma, I have been working at the other (tragic) end of the spectrum of child deaths due to abuse and neglect (in bureaucratic language "critical incidents.") For three years I have been a volunteer member of the CAPTA mandated Citizens Review Panel under the Department of Social Services' (DSS) Office of Child Abuse Prevention. It has...

ACEs Aware: Supporting & Building Resilience in Children in the Office & School

Join the Children's Hospital of Orange County & a group of local experts in this 2-part ACEs Conference! Deepen your understanding of short and long-term physical and psychological effects of Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) Enhance your skills in identifying children with ACEs Learn how to approach overall care for children with increased clinical risk for toxic stress. Featuring: Dr. Michael Weiss Dr. Heather Huszti Dr. Reshmi Basu Dr. Sheila Modir Rebecca Hernandez Register in...

Materials Now Available: ACEs Aware September 29 Webinar [acesaware.org]

Now Available! September 29 Webinar Recording "Implementing ACE Screenings: How-To Guide and Lessons from the Field" WATCH NOW at ACEsAware.org A recording and materials are now available for ACEs Aware's most recent webinar, "Implementing ACE Screenings: How-To Guide and Lessons from the Field," which highlights learnings from clinics across California. The webinar covers: Ways the How-To Guide can help your clinic move further in its ACE screening journey. How several practices have...

Materials Now Available: ACEs Aware September 22 Webinar [acesaware.org]

In Case You Missed It: "The Science of ACEs and Toxic Stress, (Part 3)" September 22 Webinar Now Available WATCH NOW at ACEsAware.org A recording and materials are now available for the second in a series of webinars exploring the science of Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) and toxic stress, presented by Rachel Gilgoff, Clinical and Science Senior Advisor, Aurrera Health Group. Clinicians seeking CME/CE and MOC credits* must complete a separate activity evaluation in order to request...

September 29 Webinar - Implementing ACE Screenings: How-To Guide and Lessons From the Field [acesaware.org]

SPECIAL WEBINAR Implementing ACE Screenings: How-To Guide and Lessons from the Field Wednesday, September 29, 2021 12 - 1 p.m. Register Here Please join us for a special webinar highlighting the ACE Screening How-To Guide and implementation lessons from clinics across the state. This webinar will: Discuss ways the How-To Guide can help your clinic move further in its ACE screening journey. Highlight how several practices have implemented ACE screening for pediatrics and women’s health. Share...

Reminder: September 22 Webinar - "The Science of ACEs and Toxic Stress, (Part 3)" [acesaware.org]

September 22 Webinar "The Science of ACEs and Toxic Stress, (Part 3)" 1.0 Continuing Medical Education / Maintenance of Certification Credit Available* Wednesday, September 22, 2021 12 - 1 p.m. Register Here Join us on September 22 at 12 p.m. for the final in a series of webinars that explore the science of Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) and toxic stress. Dr. Rachel Gilgoff, Clinical and Science Senior Advisor, Aurrera Health Group, will dive into how providers can develop their...

September 22 Webinar - "The Science of ACEs and Toxic Stress, (Part 3)" [acesaware.org]

September 22 Webinar "The Science of ACEs and Toxic Stress, (Part 3)" 1.0 Continuing Medical Education / Maintenance of Certification Credit Available* Wednesday, September 22, 2021 12 - 1 p.m. Register Here Join us on September 22 at 12 p.m. for the final in a series of webinars that explore the science of Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) and toxic stress. Dr. Rachel Gilgoff, Pediatric Integrative Medicine Fellow at the Stanford School of Medicine, will dive into how providers can...

ACEs Aware in Action: August Newsletter [acesaware.org]

Check Your Mail! The ACEs Aware “State of CAre” campaign kicked off in May to raise awareness about Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs), toxic stress, and the long-term health effects they can have on children and adults if not addressed. The goal is for clinical teams to take the free, online ACEs Aware training and get certified to screen for ACEs. As part of the campaign, a package of new ACEs Aware materials has been sent to all eligible Medi-Cal providers across the state. In early...

New Guidance: California's Mandated Reporting Requirements and ACE Screening [acesaware.org]

New Guidance: California's Mandated Reporting Requirements and ACE Screening We are pleased to share this joint letter from the California Department of Social Services, the California Department of Health Care Services, and the Office of the California Surgeon General providing clarifying guidance on the responsibilities of health care clinical teams who conduct screenings for Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) in the context of the state’s mandated reporting requirements. The Child Abuse...

Grantee Highlights: Tri-City Mental Health, Hannah Institute, and Kings County Department of Public Health [acesaware.org]

By ACEs Aware, July 27, 2021 ACEs Aware grantees throughout California have advanced the ACEs Aware initiative by educating clinicians and communities, and building partnerships to address ACEs and toxic stress. The ACEs Aware initiative funds community-based approaches to identify, treat, and heal the effects of ACEs and stress. Last month, we asked grantees Tri-City Mental Health Authority, Kings County Department of Public Health, and the Hanna Institute to share their strategies for...

ACEs Aware in Action: July Newsletter [acesaware.org]

ACEs Aware in Action July 2021 New ACE Screening Claims and Training Data Report This month, the ACEs Aware initiative released a new data report – “ ACEs Aware Screening, Training, and Certification Progress: July 2021 Update . ” The report details the number of ACE screenings conducted in California between January 1, 2020, and September 30, 2020, and the number of individuals who completed the “ Becoming ACEs Aware in California ” online training between December 4, 2019, and March 31,...

New Data Reports on ACEs Aware Training and Screening [acesaware.org]

The ACEs Aware initiative released today the “ ACEs Aware Screening, Training, and Certification Progress: July 2021 Update. ” This new data report details the number of Adverse Childhood Experience (ACE) screenings conducted in California between January 1, 2020, and September 30, 2020, and the number of providers who completed the “Becoming ACEs Aware in California” online training between December 4, 2019, and March 31, 2021. Since launching the ACEs Aware initiative in December 2019,...

Materials Now Available: ACEs Aware July 14 Webinar [acesaware.org]

A recording and materials are now available for the second in a series of webinars exploring the science of Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) and toxic stress, presented by Al Race, Deputy Director and Chief Knowledge Officer from the Center on the Developing Child at Harvard University. Providers seeking CME/CE and MOC credits* must complete a separate activity evaluation in order to request CME/CE certificate. Those seeking MOC credits must also successfully complete the post-test with...

Materials Now Available: ACEs Aware June 28 Webinar [acesaware.org]

In Case You Missed It: "The Trauma-Informed Network of Care Roadmap: A Guide for Strengthening Community Relationships" June 28 Webinar Now Available WATCH NOW at ACEsAware.org A recording and materials are now available for the special webinar highlighting the final release of the ACEs Aware Trauma-Informed Network of Care Roadmap. The webinar covers: The purpose of the Network of Care Roadmap. Guidance on the key elements supporting a robust trauma-informed network of care and to support...

ACEs Aware in Action: June Newsletter [acesaware.org]

ACEs Aware in Action June 2021 State of CAre Toolkit We recently launched the ACEs Aware “ State of CAre” health care provider engagement campaign to expand the reach and impact of the ACEs Aware initiative beyond our dedicated group of supporters and “early adopters” of screening. During the month of July, please download our toolkit and post it to your Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, or LinkedIn accounts. Draft captions can be customized to reflect your organization’s priorities or voice,...

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