Monday, July 29, 2019

Article: Teen ACEs & Peer Crowds - Key Predictors of Adolescent Health Risks


Both Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) and peer crowds have been linked to increased risk for multiple health risk behaviors - but we don’t know how these two risk factors overlap. For the first time, a study examines the relationship between ACEs and peer crowds amongst a large sample of high school students, finding interesting connections between these two distinct variables.