Adverse Childhood Experiences: What You Need To Know

Sacha | Thoughts
8 min readJan 9, 2023
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There was a great study on adverse childhood experiences (“ACEs”), that was done in the 1990s, which demonstrated the long term effects of early traumas.

Undertaken by researchers from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, it involved a survey of more than 17,000 people, who were asked about their childhood experiences and current health status and behaviours.

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Sacha | Thoughts

Sociologist and writer focused on analysing societal power dynamics and promoting positive social change