Iowa ACEs Coalition has teamed up with the Trauma Informed Care Project to host three days of learning around how systems and communities can lead to trauma and how we can respond. Registration will open in April 2020. You will have a chance to register for one or both events. Both events will take place at the Holiday Inn Des Moines-Airport Conference Center.
Monday, June 8
Midwest ACEs Summit
Hosted by the Iowa ACEs 360 Coalition
Presenters will focus on the expanded view of the Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) pyramid with an emphasis on how social context and historical trauma can lead to ACEs. Learn how this expanded view requires new ways to approach our policy, systems, and direct-service work.
Join us for the release of the 2020 Iowa ACEs Report.
Keynote Speaker: Amnoni Myers, MPA
Tuesday, June 9 - Wednesday, June 10
Psychological Trauma & Juvenile Justice Conference
Hosted by the Trauma Informed Care Project
Presenters will share out-of-the-box ideas to understand the root causes of trauma and to apply trauma-informed care strategies. Speakers are: