Comprehensively Addressing Adverse Childhood Experiences and Substance Use Prevention

4:00 PM
5:15 PM


Explore root causes tied to Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) and investigate local conditions that simultaneously identify components of ACEs and substance use prevention. Learn how coalitions can effectively collaborate to plan strategies aimed at preventing and reducing both ACEs and substance misuse at the same time.

Learning Objectives

At the end of this session, participants will be able to:

1) Explore root causes of Adverse Childhood Experiences

2) Learn strategies to collaborate with organizations also addressing Adverse Childhood Experiences

3) Discuss planning strategies to effectively address Adverse Childhood Experiences and substance use prevention

31st Annual National Leadership Forum & SAMHSA's 17th Prevention Day


Stephanie Strutner
Consultant and Trainer