Adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) and why this matters in sport

Last updated: 21 Jan 2020 Topics: Inappropriate or concerning behaviour Research

In this webinar, Liza Ware, CPSU Senior Consultant, explores what adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) are and the effects they have on the developing brain.

Liza also talks about what role sport can play in helping to overcome toxic stress and trauma in children and how ACEs can impact a child's participation in sport compared with peers. 

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Correction: 17,000 people took part in the CDC-Kaiser Permanente Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACE) study, not 1,700 as stated in the webinar. 

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