Dr. Colleen Cicchetti on ABC 7 News talking about student activism and how best to support children affected by incidence of mass violence, and recent school shootings.
Families and children may be profoundly affected by mass violence, acts of terrorism, or community trauma, and it is important to be supportive and understanding of different reactions. We’ve compiled a list of resources to help support children and families affected by recent school shootings and community violence.
Dr. Tali Raviv, Associate Director of the Center for Childhood Resilience, talks about what causes trauma in students and how it can manifest physically, behaviorally, and cognitively.
Dr. Colleen Cicchetti receives prestigious honor from the National Alliance on Mental Illness at their annual Light the Darkness awards dinner.
As knowledge about the science of adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) spreads, ACEs initiatives have launched in all 50 U.S. states and the District of Columbia. Hundreds of cross-sector collaboratives are educating and engaging organizations and policymakers about ACEs science.