This section contains resources that will assist in defining stress and trauma, how it affects children, the intersection trauma has with addiction, and understanding and implementing mindfulness practices. The Harvard Center on the Developing Child also has important information relating to children who have experienced trauma included here.
Understanding Stress and Trauma
Trauma and Addiction
Harvard Center on the Developing Child Resources
Additional resources coming soon
Arizona ACEs Consortium
The Arizona ACEs Consortium is a collaboration of more than one hundred individuals, state, county, and private organizations working together.
We are made up of professionals from all walks of life, united by a desire to help Arizona’s children.
It’s a big group, and we’re committed to making sure that all families have the opportunity to raise healthy children from the start, so that every child has the opportunity to thrive.