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The Use of Mindful Parenting Skills and Its Relation to Single Mother Stress and Quality of Parent-Teen Relationship

Development of a Capacity Building Program to Promote Trauma-Informed Services

Effects of Foster Care Trauma on Foster Care Alumni’s Mental Health in Adulthood

Trauma Informed Practices in Pennsylvania’s Teacher Preparation Programs

Behavioral Challenges in Economically Disadvantaged Schools

An examination of the relationships between professional quality of life, adverse childhood experiences, resilience, and work environment in a sample of human service providers.

Trauma Mitigation and Improved Family Functioning for Families with Adolescents


Trauma-informed care-Understanding the use of trauma-informed approaches within children’s social care

Autonomic nervous system correlates of posttraumatic stress symptoms in youth: Meta-analysis and qualitative review

ACEs in Sociocultural Contexts

Adverse Childhood Experiences and Current Psychosocial Stressors: Exploring Effects on Mental Health and Parenting Outcomes from a Mother–Baby Partial …

“What Does it Mean to be Trauma-Informed?”: A Mixed-Methods Study of a Trauma-Informed Community Initiative

[PDF] Moderating Effects of Physical Activity on the Relationship between Adverse Childhood Experiences and Health-Related Quality of Life

A mediational analysis of adverse experiences in childhood and quality of life in adulthood.

Identification of the Most Effective Methods Used by Maryland’s Community Health Workers (CHWs) to Assist Adult and Child Clients in Achieving Empowerment

Validity of adult retrospective reports of adverse childhood experiences: review of the evidence

Adverse childhood experiences

Adverse childhood experiences and personal alcohol abuse as an adult

Improving the Adverse Childhood Experiences Study Scale

Adverse Childhood Experiences and Adult Health

Screening for adverse childhood experiences (ACEs): Cautions and suggestions

Adverse childhood experiences and the risk of depressive disorders in adulthood

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