Understanding Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs)

Ace Interface


Adverse Childhood Experiences

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Understanding ACEs (Adverse Childhood Experiences) is a free presentation you can schedule for your group.

It includes in-depth information about:

  • The neuro-biological effects of adversity
  • The impacts of childhood adversity and trauma on the health and wellbeing of individuals, families and communities
  • Resilience – what we can all do to help


Would you like to learn more about ACEs or share this information with your organization?

ACE Interface Trainers teach schools, parent groups, employers, healthcare providers, law enforcement agencies, churches, civic organizations and other community groups about the critical issue of toxic stress.

Following curriculum developed by Laura Porter, co-founder of ACE Interface, LLC,

and Dr. Robert Anda, co-principal investigator of the original ACEs study,

Wisconsin ACE Interface is geared toward building self-healing communities.


To schedule a free training for your group contact:

Extension Bayfield County: 715-373-6104.

We will provide training or connect you with an ACE Interface Trainer in your area.


An AA/EEO employer, University of Wisconsin-Extension provides equal opportunities in employment and programming, including Title VI, Title IX and ADA requirements.

Liz Lexau
Extension Bayfield County
Courthouse, PO Box 218
Washburn, WI  54891
715- 373-6104, ext. 252
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