Child Well-Being

Understanding the Impact of Trauma on Students

In this module, you will:
  • Define key terms associated with trauma and adverse childhood experiences (ACEs).
  • Describe the ways in which traumatic exposure can affect a child’s developing brain.
  • Describe the ways in which traumatic exposure can affect a child’s behavior.
  • Describe the ways which traumatic exposure can affect a child’s cognitive functioning and academic performance.
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