Blog

Every month the Network will feature a guest blog written by an individual working within the South West public health system. You will find a range of topics relating to public health, and the wider health and social care system, with the aim of promoting shared learning, encouraging debate and exchange of views, and building a vibrant and empowered South West public health community.
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Defeating an Elephant

  • Date: 28 Nov 2017
  • Author: Tim Wood

"The evidence tells us that we should be asking about ACEs, which in turn gives the professional and the individual concerned a common understanding of root causes, and a common approach to being able to tackle them." Insp Tim Wood on how the evidence of ACEs can help professionals and the individuals concerned to tackle the problem.