2019 ACEs Learning Collaborative Program Highlights

2019 ACEs Highlights

Over the course of the ACEs Screening Learning Collaborative, Docs for Tots implemented universal ACEs screening in three sites in partnership with the Center for Youth Wellness – a private practice, a federally qualified health center, and a large academic institution. There is a plan to expand to the remaining Long Island Federally Qualified Health System in Nassau County, including three school-based centers, as well as a Federally Qualified Health Center affiliated with NYU. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Community Spotlight Interview Series
Docs for Tots interviewed physicians, mental health providers, and community partners about their work with ACEs
          Feride Castillo, Empowerment Collaborative of Long Island
          Dr. Richard Honigman, Central Nassau Pediatrics

ACEs Connection Community
We created an ACEs Connection Community intended to be an online platform for child health providers, child care providers, mental health professionals, and community-based organizations to come together to promote a more trauma-informed community on Long Island.

Docs for Tots blog posts about ACEs related issues
So You’ve Screened for ACEs, Now What?
Summertime Concerns of Pediatricians

Docs for Tots presented on this project at 3 conferences in 2019:

  • One Child, Many Hands: A multidisciplinary child welfare conference
  • The AAP Annual Meeting
  • The APHA Annual Meeting

 
 
 
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