Infographic: How adverse childhood experiences affect our lives and society
Adverse childhood experiences, include sexual abuse, physical violence and witnessing domestic violence, have an impact on people’s lives. Check out this great infographic from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention‘s ViolenceVeto web site that summarizes the finding of the Adverse Childhood Experiences Study.
David S. Lee, MPH, is the Director of Prevention Services at the California Coalition Against Sexual Assault where he provides training and technical assistance on prevention. David manages the national project PreventConnect, an online community of violence against women prevention practitioners, funders, researchers and activists. For over 27 years David has worked in efforts to end domestic violence and sexual assault.