Shortened version of a screening tool to assess for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) developed by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.
Developed by the Center for Youth Wellness, based on the original ACE questionnaire, and adapted for a pediatric patient population.
Defines different types of screening tools and how to engage families in the screening process. Additional information can be found in their Screening and Assessment: Considerations for Implementation guide.
Details key preparatory steps for inquiring about and responding to trauma, as well as four options when inquiring about trauma with patients.
Designed to inform patients prior to being screened for ACEs. It is also available in Spanish.