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Let’s Give Thanks for the Hidden Gifts Acquired from the Childhood Domestic Violence We Faced and Reinvent Thanksgiving!

Let’s Give Thanks for the Hidden Gifts Acquired from the Childhood Domestic Violence We Faced and Reinvent Thanksgiving!

Let’s Give Thanks for the Hidden Gifts Acquired from the Childhood Domestic Violence We Faced and Reinvent Thanksgiving!

Turkey, stuffing, the Thanksgiving Parade, spending quality time with family, and giving thanks for one’s blessings. These are just some images/memories most

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THE CIRCULAR IMPACT OF ACES, EDUCATION, AND LONG-TERM HEALTH

THE CIRCULAR IMPACT OF ACES, EDUCATION, AND LONG-TERM HEALTH

THE CIRCULAR IMPACT OF ACES, EDUCATION, AND LONG-TERM HEALTH

“The field of public health recognizes education is a social determinant of health” says Shanta Dube, Ph.D., Associate Professor at Georgia State University and CDVA Georgia Chapter Board member.

Health

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The Irony of Halloween & Identity for Those Who Grew Up with Childhood Domestic Violence (CDV)

The Irony of Halloween & Identity for Those Who Grew Up with Childhood Domestic Violence (CDV)

The Irony of Halloween & Identity for Those Who Grew Up with Childhood Domestic Violence (CDV)

 Every October, people take the identity of their favorite superheroes, villains, or animated characters. Whether it’s donning a Batman costume, firefighter, pumpkin, fairytale princess,

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IF YOU FACED CHILDHOOD ADVERSITIES LIKE CHILDHOOD DOMESTIC VIOLENCE (CDV), HEALTH-PROMOTING ACTIVITIES CAN HELP FOSTER YOUR HEALING AND RESILIENCY IN ADULTHOOD

IF YOU FACED CHILDHOOD ADVERSITIES LIKE CHILDHOOD DOMESTIC VIOLENCE (CDV), HEALTH-PROMOTING ACTIVITIES CAN HELP FOSTER YOUR  HEALING AND RESILIENCY IN ADULTHOOD

IF YOU FACED CHILDHOOD ADVERSITIES LIKE CHILDHOOD DOMESTIC VIOLENCE (CDV)HEALTH-PROMOTING ACTIVITIES CAN HELP FOSTER YOUR HEALING AND RESILIENCY IN ADULTHOOD

“An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.” – Benjamin Franklin

Dr. Shanta Dube, Associate

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This Domestic Violence Awareness Month, Let’s Add an Essential Missing Piece to the Dialogue – It’s SINGLE BEST PREDICTOR, Childhood Domestic Violence

This Domestic Violence Awareness Month, Let’s Add an Essential Missing Piece to the Dialogue – It’s SINGLE BEST PREDICTOR, Childhood Domestic Violence

This Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Let’s Add an Essential Missing Piece to the Dialogue

It’s SINGLE BEST PREDICTOR,Childhood Domestic Violence

As Domestic Violence Awareness Month kicks off today, there is still very little awareness of what UNICEF calls

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Is the American Dream Off Limits for Those Who Faced Major Adversity in Childhood, Such as Childhood Domestic Violence?

Is the American Dream Off Limits for Those Who Faced Major Adversity in Childhood, Such as Childhood Domestic Violence?

Every year, we celebrate Labor Day to acknowledge the value and rewards of hard work and commitment to one’s goals. As we relax and spend the day leisurely, we’re reminded of the American Dream that promises to reward hard work

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WHY YOU SHOULD UNLEASH

WHY YOU SHOULD UNLEASH

WHY YOU SHOULD UNLEASH

By Roger Lockridge

Most of you reading this have probably heard by now that CDVA has released a new program called “COURAGE UNLEASHED: 45 Days to Being Invincible”. For those of you who may

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UNEXPECTED FINDINGS OF LANDMARK ACE STUDY REGARDING PREVALENCE & IMPACT OF CHILDHOOD ADVERSITY WILL SURPRISE YOU

UNEXPECTED FINDINGS OF LANDMARK ACE STUDY REGARDING PREVALENCE & IMPACT OF CHILDHOOD ADVERSITY WILL SURPRISE YOU

Conducted in the late 1990s, the landmark ACE Study is one of the most notable studies to closely examine the nature and long-term effects of childhood trauma. The ACE Study evaluated 17,000+ adults to determine the mental and physical impact

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A Call by Physicians for Physicians to Significantly Improve Screening & Intervention Approach to Children Impacted by CDV

A Call by Physicians for Physicians to Significantly Improve Screening & Intervention Approach to Children Impacted by CDV

Children who witness violence in the home and children who are abused may display many similar psychologic effects,” according to Dr. Melissa M. Stiles, M.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison Medical School. This topic of children, domestic violence and the

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Caring Relationships Can Undo Damage from Impact of Early Childhood Adversity on Brain’s Architecture

Caring Relationships Can Undo Damage from Impact of Early Childhood Adversity on Brain’s Architecture

The adversities children face in their childhood can permanently affect their brain’s biology and developing architecture and creates a permanent heightened state of stress in children. But this negative wiring can be offset through the development of caring, empathetic, supportive

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