Understanding Childhood Adverse Experiences

Understanding Adverse Childhood Experiences

ACE Interface: Understanding Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACE)

Building Self-Healing Communities

Understanding Adverse Childhood Experiences is a free two-hour presentation that includes in-depth information about:

  • The neuro-biological effects of adversity on development,
  • The impacts of childhood adversity and trauma on population health, and
  • Resilience – what we can all do to improve health and well being across the lifespan.

Registration is required for this free presentation, please call to sign-up with the UW-Extension office in the county you will attend.

Ashland County & Bayfield County UW-Extension

February 28th from 9:30am – 11:30am

Northern Great Lakes Visitor Center (NGLVC),

Multi-purpose room,

29270 County Highway G, Ashland, WI

Taught by Liz Lexau, Bayfield County Family Living Educator and Kathy Beeksma, Ashland & Iron Counties Family Living Educator

For Registrations please phone Ashland County UW-Extension Office: 715-682-7017         


Iron County UW-Extension

February 21st from 10:30am – 12:30pm

Iron County Board Room, Hurley, WI

300 Taconite Street, Suite 118, Hurley, WI 54534

Taught by Kathy Beeksma, Ashland & Iron Counties Family Living Educator

For registrations please phone the Iron County UW-Extension Office: 715-561-2695  

“An EEO/AA employer, University of Wisconsin Extension provides equal opportunities in employment and programming, including Title IX and ADA requirements. Please make requests for reasonable accommodations to ensure equal access to educational programs as early as possible preceding the scheduled program, service or activity.”

Liz Lexau
Family Living Educator
UWEX Bayfield County
Courthouse, PO Box 218
Washburn, WI  54891
715- 373-6104, ext. 252
711 for Wisconsin Relay (TDD)

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