March 17, 2018

A meta-analysis conducted by a public health organization found that experiencing multiple Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) had strong associations with problematic drug use, self-directed violence, mental illness, and problematic alcohol use.

March 17, 2018

A study which analyzed data from the 2009 Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System showed that individuals who had experienced Adverse Childhood Experiences  

March 17, 2018

A systematic literature review published in the journal Sleep Medicine found that individuals with a history of Adverse Childhood Experiences were more likely to report nightmares, sleep apnea, narcolepsy, nightmare distress, and psychiatric sleep disorders.

September 13, 2017

Parenting can be difficult.  Transracial parenting can be more than difficult, even with all of the rewards it brings.  Parents must make ways to nurture themselves -- here's an article to help support you through that important process. 

Transracial Foster Parenting -- Nurture Your Resilience (September 13, 2017)

By Lark Eshleman, PhD, and Jennifer Auman, MOM, Program Manager, N-MIECHV (Ne...

August 2, 2016

Teens can be difficult, as much as they are wonderful human beings.  Some organizations and communities have developed ways of helping to support healthy and positive social skills & community involvement -- much to the relief of families & the appreciation of community members! This article is one example of what works.

This column is inspired by, and written with, John Queen, Founder and...

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