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Lunch & Learn: Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs), Resilience and Policy-Making

Tuesday, March 12

Noon - 12:45 pm

UAA campus; Butrovich Room 205

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Join Laura Norton-Cruz, LMSW, Director of the Alaska Resilience Initiative (ARI), a program of Alaska Children’s Trust to learn about the impact of ACEs on our communities, workplaces and state. ACEs are a significant contributor to all the issues we struggle with, and cost Alaskan an estimated $866 million per year. Learn examples of trauma-informed approaches to business and policy-making. Legislative sponsor: Mia Costello. Questions, contact Joe Plesha: 907-465-6446.