Assessing Readiness & Building Resilience in the Clinical Workforce: A Foundation for ACE Screening Integration

September 30, 2020

This webinar provide strategies, promising practices, and resources to support health care providers and clinical leadership as they assess their own organizational readiness and build workforce resilience to successfully integrate Adverse Childhood Experience (ACE) screening into clinical practice.

Presenters discussed:

  • Workforce resilience and trauma-informed principles.
  • A review of resources and tools, including tips for reducing staff stress and burnout.
  • Examples and lessons learned about supporting organizational readiness and building workforce resilience.
  • Practical tips to support organizational readiness to prepare to implement ACE screening and and build resilience as part of the ACE screening.


Karen Johnson, MSW, LCSW
Principal, Trauma-Informed Lens Consulting

Deirdre Bernard-Pearl, MD
Pediatrician and Medical Director, Santa Rosa, California

Eva Ihle, MD, PhD
Psychiatrist and Health Sciences Clinical Professor, Departments of Psychiatry and Pediatrics,
University of California, San Francisco