young boy looking out window dealing with Childhood Trauma and Mental Health

Childhood Trauma and Mental Health

What Is Childhood Trauma? Childhood trauma refers to a dangerous, violent, inappropriate, or scary event that affects a child’s development. Clinicians sometimes refer to these events as adverse childhood experiences (ACEs). Approximately 65% of children experience at least one traumatic event during their childhood, and around almost 40% of children experience two or more. In…