Center for Youth Wellness

  • January 03, 2016
  • Topic Addiction
  • Type Support Organization

The Center for Youth Wellness is part of a national effort to revolutionize pediatric medicine and transform the way society responds to kids exposed to significant adverse childhood experiences and toxic stress. 

Led by founder and CEO Dr. Nadine Burke Harris, they are a health organization within a pediatric home that serves children and families in the Bayview Hunters Point neighborhood of San Francisco.

They were created to respond to an urgent public health issue: early adversity harms the developing brains and bodies of children. 

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