Resources

While approaches for responding to ACEs, ACE-Associated Health Conditions, and toxic stress may differ by practice setting or community, ACEs Aware is aggregating and sharing learnings, research, practices, and experiences that will unite us to advance the standard of care for ACEs and toxic stress.

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The following links contain free information and resources for clinicians and advocates on screening for ACEs, approaching treatment for ACE-Associated Health Conditions and toxic stress, and providing trauma-informed care.

ACEs Aware is continuing to identify and share resources. If you have a resource to add, email info@ACEsAware.org.

National Pediatric Practice Community is an initiative of the Center for Youth Wellness. This network brings together pioneering pediatric practitioners interested in integrating ACEs screening and response into clinical care. This is a training and technical assistance guide for providers.

An initiative of the Center for Youth Wellness, this network brings together pioneering pediatric practitioners interested in integrating ACEs screening and response into clinical care; it includes a comprehensive resource center with monthly newsletters, a podcast series, office hours, and training and technical assistance available.

If you or someone you know is in crisis—whether they are considering suicide or not—please call the toll-free Lifeline at 800-273-TALK (8255) to speak with a trained crisis counselor 24/7.

The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline connects you with a crisis center in the Lifeline network closest to your location. Your call will be answered by a trained crisis worker who will listen empathetically and without judgment. The crisis worker will work to ensure that you feel safe and help identify options and information about mental health services in your area. Your call is confidential and free.