Information Resources for Adverse Childhood Experiences

Rural Health Research RECAP: Rural Behavioral Health

Summarizes research describing factors impacting behavioral health in rural areas. Shares statistics on the prevalence of mental health conditions, adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) in adults residing in rural areas, and other issues impacting access to behavioral healthcare in rural communities.

Date: 11/2017
Sponsor: Federal Office of Rural Health Policy (FORHP)
Violence and Abuse in Rural America Topic Guide

Provides an overview of violence and abuse in rural America. Answers frequently asked questions on the topic, details successful rural model program examples, and links to additional resources and information for funding, events, and related organizations.

Sponsor: Federal Office of Rural Health Policy (FORHP)
Young Children Who Are Exposed Prenatally to Substances and Their Families

Provides information for state and local early intervention systems regarding the prevalence of infants and toddlers prenatally exposed to substances, and resources and supports needed to promote positive outcomes for these infants and their families. Shares links to key research, policy, guidance and state examples, and evidence-based practices for supporting young children exposed prenatally to substances and their families.

Sponsor: Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services (OSERS)