Lynn McNiven

Adverse Childhood Experiences: Adversity is not Destiny Conference on Friday 15 March 2019 at Greenwood Conference Centre, Dreghorn

In her role as Interim Director of Public Health at NHS Ayrshire & Arran, Lynne McNiven was keen to show how we have been putting the science into action across Ayrshire. Lynne shares a short animation showcasing some of the achievements made in the last year and speaks of the links between adverse childhood experiences and poorer health outcomes. She highlights the importance of attachment in early years and the impact having a trusted adult can make.

The animation can be accessed via the link –