A Chronic Public Health Disaster (March, 2011) Cost of Child Abuse vs. Child Abuse Prevention (2005) Cost of Child Abuse vs. Child Abuse Prevention (2003)
The Adverse Child Experiences Study (Dr. Robert Anda) CDC Infographic on Adverse Childhood Experiences Updated Trends in Child Maltreatment (2008) Center for the Study of Social Policy Child Trends
Child Trends Data Bank Kids Count Data Profile Page (Michigan) Kids Count Data Center Child Maltreatment Stats
- A Chronic Public Health Disaster (March, 2011) Rick Cole has written a column on the direct connection between childhood trauma and serious and costly, mental, emotional and physical illnesses that show up in adulthood.
- Protective Factors Survey The PFS is a self-administered survey that measures protective factors in five areas: family functioning/resiliency, social support, concrete support, nurturing and attachment, and knowledge of parenting/child development.
- Adverse Childhood Experiences Study The ACE Study is perhaps the largest scientific research study of its kind, analyzing the relationship between multiple categories of childhood trauma (ACEs), and health and behavioral outcomes later in life.