Dr. Willa Casstevens an Associate Professor Social Work at Buena Vista University will provide an overview on the subject of Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) during the CONNECTIONS MATTER forum.
Event will take place at St. Mark Lutheran Church located at 1614 W 5th Street in Storm Lake.
Connections Matter in Early Childhood Connections Matter in Education Connections Matter in Faith Communities Connections Matter in the Work Place
LISTEN TO SOMEONES STORY. HELP A STRESSED PARENT. WELCOME A NEW NEIGHBOR. Every day connections are more important than we ever believed. Science tells us that relationships have the power to shape our brains. Relationships help us learn better, work better, parent better. When we experience tough times, they help us heal. With each connection, we develop a healthier, stronger community.
Brought to you by these participating sponsors: Buena Vista University, St. Mark Lutheran Church, Community Partnerships for Protecting Children, Early Childhood Iowa, Storm Lake Community Education, IDPH, LSI, Seasons and the Bridge of Storm Lake.
For more information contact: Danette Morgan 712.229.3982 or Danette.Morgan@Isiowa.org
In case of bad weather the event will be held virtually.