January 7 2016

California Healthline- State Dropping Ball in Dealing With Childhood Trauma, New Report Says

…In Children Now’s biennial assessment of the status of California kids, researchers gave the state a “D-” for how it deals with childhood trauma. The report contends that children who experience traumatic problems such as abuse, neglect and witnessing violence at home can suffer serious long-term consequences, including health problems like diabetes and mental health challenges such as depression…

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Click here to learn about The California Endowment’s efforts to address the social-emotional health of California’s kids 

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