ACE Grant Blog

Question: What is in a name? Answer: Everything

January 26, 2018

Authored By Rick Murdock, Michigan ACE Initiative Grant Coordinator

In my role with the Michigan ACE Initiative I have been asked to periodically produce a blog on the current activities and events.  Doing so in...

How the MAHP Foundation is helping Michigan children

January 15, 2018

Authored by Amanda Dubey-Zerka. Amanda, LMSW, is the Director of Continuing Education and Clinical Instructor for MSU School of Social Work....

ACEs: A Second Chance?

October 30, 2017

Authored By Rick...

Help us share your "Master Trainer" story

October 18, 2017

The Michigan ACE Initiative is training individuals who work in fields that address trauma in children. Our Master Trainers bring excitement, energy and drive to this initiative and help make our efforts worthwhile—they will be...

Schedule of “Resilience” documentary screenings in Michigan

September 15, 2017

Don’t miss your chance to see the award-winning documentary RESILIENCE: THE BIOLOGY OF STRESS & THE SCIENCE OF HOPE. This film chronicles the birth of a new movement among pediatricians, therapists,...

Key terms to know (and understand) as we discuss ACEs

September 15, 2017

The State of Michigan recently enhanced the website that provides information about the effects of trauma and toxic stress and ways to decrease...