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Understanding Trauma: How childhood experiences can shape your life

This event is the first in a lunch-hour series that will take place monthly. We hope to highlight a variety of topics related to trauma and its effect on health.

Event Details

Wednesday, October 27, 2021
12-1 p.m.
Adverse childhood experiences (ACEs), including both negative experiences and trauma, can have a significant effect on children's well-being and throughout life. This presentation will explore a model of trauma and recent research on examples of ACEs and their effects.

Dr. Julie Poehlmann-Tynan approaches these forms of trauma by exploring the effect of negative experiences in childhood on lifelong wellbeing and by discussing recent research on Adverse Childhood Experiences.