Adverse Childhood Experiences/Trauma-Informed Care IG


To build an understanding of developmental trauma, Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs), and Trauma-Informed Care (TIC) among students, faculty, and staff at UA COM-P.

Statement of Purpose:

We hope to improve understanding of how developmental trauma and adverse childhood experiences can impact patients' health and lives and how we as healthcare providers can learn to implement a trauma-informed care approach to better address these issues.

Interest Group Leaders

Lara Aguiar (2025)

Ekta Patel (2025)

Naria Quazi (2025)

Upcoming Events

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Past Events

  • October 3, 2020: Adverse Childhood Experiences Training with Prevent Child Abuse Arizona

  • October 10, 2020: Trauma-Informed Care Training with Prevent Child Abuse Arizona

  • November 5, 2020: Child Mental Health Lunch Talk with Dr. Shawn Singleton

  • February 4, 2021: Trauma-Informed Yoga

  • April 15, 2021: Adverse Childhood Experiences Panel with Tricia Platt, MS and Angie Chandler, PsyS

  • Relevant articles

  • Free online modules

  • Teaching slides from our speakers

  • Other interesting and educational resources to learn more about the topic!

ACEs/TIC IG was founded in 2020.