Adverse Childhood Experiences (such as abuse or neglect; ACE) have a tremendous impact on children. Some children were impacted greatly but a few of them were able to bounce back and show resiliency. For this week’s DBA, please do the following,
1. Watch Oprah Winfrey’s interview with 60 minutes, in which she discussed her traumatic childhood experience. You can watch the video at
2. Read the article that Oprah Winfrey reports on childhood trauma with Dr. Bruce Prry at https://salud-america.org/oprah-reports-on-childhood-trauma-with-dr-bruce-perry/ (Links to an external site.)
3. Answer the questions below,
- What is trauma-informed care?
- What have you learned from Oprah’s story?
- How can you apply your learning in the real world?