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How the Accumulation of Stress Affects Our Future Training

May 17, 2018 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm


Training Objectives

Trauma and the Developing Brain
– Learn the characteristics of the developing brain.
– Know what dynamics adversely affect this neuro-sequential process.
– Learn how the biology of toxic stress impacts our behavior, our choices, and our future.

The Adverse Childhood Experience Study and Its Relevance to Our Lives
– Understand what the Adverse Childhood Experience Study is.
– Understand why adverse childhood experiences are important individually, in our community, and it the greater society.

The Intersection Between a Normal Adaptive Trauma Response and High-Risk Behavior
– Know the human response to trauma, the accumulation of stress, and the toxic stress effect.
– Learn coping mechanisms and early onset of high-risk behavior.