ACE Grant Blog

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...

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,...

Resources to help young adults in foster care apply (and succeed) in college

August 24, 2017

The college application process is difficult for many high school students. For a child in the foster care system who has suffered through any number of ACEs, an already daunting experience can seem nearly impossible.


Listen to Rick Murdock discuss ACEs and food insecurity on 'Food for Thought'

August 22, 2017

How are Adverse Childhood Experiences and food insecurity related?


Master Training: Preventing and identifying ACEs

August 7, 2017

The MHAP Foundation believes key interventions to address Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) will come from the community – the parents, teachers, social workers, community health workers and beyond who frequently work with...

Where do we start our conversations on ACE?

July 17, 2017

Authored By Rick Murdock, Michigan ACE Initiative Grant Coordinator

Which approach is best?