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Tennessee: One of 19 states improving "social, emotional, mental health" of babies and little kids

April 11, 2018, Greenville (TN) Sun: Tennessee Selected For Infant, Early Childhood Mental Health Training https://www.greenevillesun.com/news/local_news/tennessee-selected-for-infant-early-childhood-mental-health-training/article_47207992-6f87-5a97-8a10-6ff875fc8ed8.html Tennessee is among 19 states selected for a new training and support program to improve the social, emotional and mental health of babies, toddlers and young children. … Goals include identifying strategies to increase education, funding and access to assessment, diagnosis and treatment of infants and young children statewide. … According to the news release, the conversation surrounding ACEs has informed policy leaders and decision-makers at all levels about the negative effects of exposure to toxic stress and trauma on a child’s development. …