Forum at the Library: The Ripple Effects of Childhood Trauma

What are the ripples of childhood trauma? What do parents, businesses and community members need to know? The impact of trauma can touch every part of our life and how we respond to daily situations at school, at home and at work. Join the community conversation on how to build community resilience and address the […]

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Community Conversation Book Discussion

All are welcome at this Community Conversation Book Discussion of the book “Becoming Ms. Burton”. Our discussion will explore topics of childhood trauma, poverty and racism and the adoption of risky behaviors. We will focus on how our community can support people following incarceration to help them re-unite with their families, gain employment and successfully […]

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Community Conversation: Raising of America

Come and let your voice be heard at this, the fourth in a series of films on Healthy Children and Families. This episode of Raising of America focuses on the impact of childhood adversity, violence, trauma and toxic stress and how we, as a community, can address this problem through policy and system change. Following the film, participants will engage in a World Cafe to inform a policy platform that will be shared with coalitions and leaders across southwest Washington. For more information, contact acesactionalliance@clark.wa.gov.

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