2018 Child Abuse Prevention Academy
Featuring the Groundbreaking Documentary “Resilience”
With a reflective discussion facilitated by Katie Cohen, Psy.D., Supervisor, Martha’s Place Children’s Assessment & Treatment Center.
Resilience reveals, TOXIC STRESS can trigger hormones that wreak havoc on the brains and bodies of children, putting them at a greater risk for disease, homelessness, prison time and early death.
You will have the opportunity to:
- Increase your knowledge of the Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) Study and its impact on early childhood development
- Improve your understanding on how the presence of a stable, caring adult is one of the keys to building resiliency
- Learn about Martha’s Place Children’s Assessment & Treatment Center in SLO County and how it supports children with ACEs and their families
- And more
Date: Friday April 20, 2018
Time: 9am – 12pm
Location: Cuesta College, San Luis Obispo Campus
Cuesta & Cal Poly Students & Faculty are FREE.
Community Registration Fee: $20. Morning refreshments will be provided.