Early Child Care and Public Preschool Providers Caring for Children Birth-5
No Cost Professional Development Training
Offered by Maine Department of Education and Department of Health and Human Services in collaboration with the Maine Resilience Building Network
Strong Kids, Strong Families, Strong Communities: The Impact of ACEs and Resilience Building will bring together Early Childhood and public Pre-K providers to learn about Adverse Childhood Experiences research, early brain development science and protective factors such as positive relationships. Family and classroom resilience-informed strategies to promote resilience building for our children birth-5 will be offered.
This training was made possible through funding by Grant Number 90TP002801 from the Office of Child Care, Administration for Children and Families, US Department of Health and Human Services. Its contents are solely the responsibility of the authors and do not necessarily represent the official views of the Office of Child Care, the Administration for Children and Families, or the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. For more information, visit maineresilience.org.
This full day workshop will provide an overview of the ACEs science and evidence demonstrating the long-term consequences of early life adversity on tobacco use. The workshop will introduce trauma-informed care principles and practices and the importance of integration into tobacco cessation and prevention programs.
The speaker is Dr. Shanta Dube, Associate Professor at Georgia State University. Dr. Dube has been engaged in ACEs research for two decades.
1. To summarize the contribution of ACEs on tobacco and other substance use across the life span.
2. To describe trauma-informed principles.
3. To demonstrate trauma-informed practices as it applies to tobacco and substance use.
Social Determinants of Health and Equity- How They Inform Resilience Building
Speaker: Deborah Deatrick, MPH
9:00-9:45 Welcome and introductions
9:45-10:00 MRBN updates
10:00-10:30 Break, healthy snack and networking
10:30-11:15 Program: Social Determinants of Health and Equity - How They Inform Resilience Building Speaker: Deborah Deatrick, MPH
11:15-11:45 Participant questions and discussion- What are some takeaways to apply the presentation to our work?
11:45-12:00 Evaluation and wrap up
Topic: 2019 Maine Integrated Youth Health Survey
Amanda Pow, MPH
Project Coordinator MIYHS
Division of Prevention
Maine Center for Disease Control and PreventionOffice of Disease and Control