An Unhealthy Dose of Stress: The Impact of Adverse Childhood Experiences and Toxic Stress on Childhood Health and Development
Source: Center for Youth Wellness
Journal Article | February 2018

This white paper, written and published by the Center for Youth Wellness, explores the science behind the lifelong health effects caused by toxic stress and trauma experienced in childhood. It asserts that left unaddressed, toxic stress affects the fundamental biological functioning of the body and, in many children, the healthy development of their brain architecture.

Posted: July 2019

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