Adverse childhood experiences, safeguarding and the role of the school nurse in promoting resilience and wellbeing

  title={Adverse childhood experiences, safeguarding and the role of the school nurse in promoting resilience and wellbeing},
  author={Judith Anna Waterhouse},
  journal={British Journal of Child Health},
School nurses are key professionals in helping to safeguard, support and improve outcomes for children and young people. The aim of this article is to explore the subject of adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) in relation to safeguarding and the vital role the school nurse can play in supporting the building of resilience in children and young people (CYP) and their families. A critical review of the literature was undertaken, considering the role of the school nurse within the safeguarding… 



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