The ACE Study: Adverse Childhood Experiences Childhood Trauma and Adult Health
A DVD Presentation and Discussion
Thursday, February 14, 2013
9:30 – 10:00 a.m. Registration and Networking
10:00 – 12:00 noon Program and Discussion
Colleen Moore, Coordinator
Family Violence Response Program
Mercy Medical Center
Identify the serious consequences of Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACE) on adult physical health.
Describe how ACEs lead to coping mechanisms, some of which may be health-risk behaviors.
Explain how some adults with ACEs transfer them to their children.
Discuss the tremendous costs to society of not preventing ACEs.
University of Maryland Medical Center
Shock Trauma Auditorium22 S. Greene Street, 1st Floor Baltimore, MD 21201
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Please register by February 8th at:
Registration is free of charge.
SOCIAL WORK CEUS
The Maryland Board of Social Work Examiners certifies that this program meets the criteria for 2 credit hours of Category II continuing education for social workers and associates. Social Work continuing education provided by the Maryland Network Against Domestic Violence.
Betsy Lehmann at 410-592-8693,
or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Download the event flyer here: ACE Study_Feb14_2013