Picking-up on our previous blog post regarding the American Public Human Services Association's special issue of Policy & Practice focused on child abuse prevention, the second article we want to share with you is by our colleague Heather Larkin, an assistant professor in the School of Social Welfare, the State University of New York at Albany. This article is titled Adverse Childhood Experience Linked to Health Risk Behaviors. We hope you will take a look and we wanted to share a brief description below:
"Children's development involves the negotiation of numerous developmental tasks across distinct lines of development. Each developmental stage involves challenges that must be mastered in order for children to move on to the next developmental stage."