The original ACE study was conducted in San Diego by Dr. Robert Anda from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and Dr. Vincent Felitti of Kaiser Permanente.
Established by Congress in 2000, the National Child Traumatic Stress Network (NCTSN) brings a singular and comprehensive focus to childhood trauma. They are committed to raising the standard of care while increasing access to services. Combining knowledge of child development, expertise in the full range of child traumatic experiences, and dedication to evidence-based practices, the NCTSN changes the course of children’s lives by changing the course of their care.
James Redford documentary:
The Biology of Stress & The Science of Hope
The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation supports research and programs throughout the nation that are working to build a Culture of Health.
With support from C. E. and S. Foundation, Humana Foundation and others, Bounce screened "Resilience" to nearly 1,000 people at six locations across Louisville in early 2017. A multi-sector steering committee planned convenings to reach diverse audiences including health professionals, school teachers and staff, parents, non-profits, faith communities and others. Each screening was followed by a dialogue with respected experts, moderated by community leaders. This report summarizes the feedback and ideas for next steps to help Louisville become a more trauma-informed and resilient city.