Resilience premiered at the Sundance Festival and introduced the general public to ACEs and the toxic stress that they cause. The documentary introduces the biology of toxic stress and how harmful it can be on children’s developing brains.
“The child may not remember, but the body remembers”
Watch the primer for the documentary film Resilience, here.
NJAAP is expanding a successful pilot program to increase the number of community-based organizations providing population-based primary prevention services related to violence. Healthy Spaces: Promoting Healthy and Resilient Communities is a new community-focused primary prevention program that brings together pediatric practice teams, school nurses, and local community organizations in three communities in New Jersey – the City of Camden, Cape May, and Cumberland Counties.
NEW GUIDEBOOK! – THE GUIDEBOOK CONTAINS RESOURCES FOR PEDIATRICIANS AND PEDIATRIC CLINICIANS REGARDING REPORTING, IDENTIFYING AT-RISK CHILDREN AND FAMILIES, AND EVALUATING A SUSPECTED ABUSED CHILD.
NJAAP Child Abuse and Neglect Prevention and
Intervention Guidance for Pediatricians and
Pediatric Clinicians in New Jersey
The Center on the Developing Child at Harvard University created a 3-step guide to the science of Early Childhood Development. Follow the link for some great resources and videos.