THE ACES QUIZ: Trauma Explained

The Adverse Childhood Experiences, or otherwise known as the “ACEs,” Quiz.

Researchers determined that 10 specific traumatic childhood experiences, or ACEs, could be linked to a higher likelihood of health challenges later in life, and that the likelihood of these negative effects increased with the number of “ACEs” a child experienced. What can you do? Take the ACES Quiz. Share your assessment results with a therapist or counselor. If you don’t have a therapist, click this link to our Resources Page for a list of national and local resources.