CFLE Network: Adverse Childhood Experiences

Summer 2017

NCFR is proud to present this issue of CFLE Network, the newsletter for Certified Family Life Educators. This issue's topic is Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs).

Visit this page for the PDF of the complete issue (access for CFLEs only).

Articles marked by an asterisk (*) are open to the general public. 

*Adverse Childhood Experiences: Implications for Schools
By Jennifer Best, M.S. Ed., CFLE, CFCS-HDFS, BCC

*Calling an Ace an ACE: Integrating Prevention Efforts
By Bridget Walsh, Ph.D., CFLE

*Pathways to Prevention: Raising Awareness and Understanding of ACEs
By Sara Jo Johnson

*Developmental Neglect – An ACE Risk Factor
By Jean Illsley Clarke, M.A., CFLE, David Bredehoft, Ph.D., CFLE, and Connie Dawson, Ph.D.

*Research Update for Practitioners: The ACE Study
By Mary Sciaraffa, Ph.D., CFLE

*ACEs Resources for Family Life Educators
A collection of resources suggested by the authors from this issue


Regular Columns

*APR Update: Ahoy, Hearties! Here’s a Treasure for your Library Coffer!
By Deborah B. Gentry, Ed.D., CFLE, NCFR Academic Program Liaison

*CFLE Directions: Past, Present, Future
By Dawn Cassidy, M.Ed., CFLE, Director of Family Life Education


Book Reviews

8 Keys to Raising the Quirky Child: How to Help a Kid Who Doesn’t Quite Fit In
Reviewed by Audrey Kraynak, Ph.D., CFLE

Autism and the Family. Understanding and Supporting Parents and Siblings
Reviewed by Dr. Richard Glotzer, CFLE

Meeting the Needs of Parents Pregnant and Parenting After Perinatal Loss
Reviewed by Betty L. Cooke, Ph.D.

The Limits of Marriage: Why Getting Everyone Married Won’t Solve All Our Problems
Reviewed by Donna H. Hoskins, Ph.D., CFLE and Micaela Verry



*2 New Programs Receive CFLE Approval

*Scholarship Fund Available for CFLE Annual Fee

*Nominate a CFLE for the Special Recognition Award