Course 1 of 4 foundational courses. In this course the science and foundational framework are presented and reviewed. This course has the following training objectives:
Identify early life adversity factors and toxic stress and explain their relationship to clinical outcomes in pediatric primary care.
Discuss the rationale for early detection of ACEs and integration of trauma screening in a pediatric clinical setting.
Determine the appropriate interventions for pediatric patients as indicated after trauma screening.