News and stories

Posted April 09, 2014 by Alicia.Sisk in News

You might say Dr. Robert Anda wrote the book on adverse childhood experiences. Anda is a Co-Principal Investigator of the decades-long Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACE) Study, a landmark research project that shows the correlation between traumatic experiences in childhood and a variety of public health concerns.

Posted April 09, 2014 by Alicia.Sisk in News

Jeannette Walls enjoyed the success of being a well-known New York gossip columnist living on Park Avenue. But as a child, she dug through trash looking for food. What happened during the years in between is an amazing story of hope and resilience after being raised by parents who simultaneously loved and neglected Walls and her siblings.

Posted January 15, 2014 by lightsky in News

Adam lived a pretty normal life before the age of 22. He graduated from high school and began to take part in a welding apprenticeship program, but something wasn’t right. He began to hear voices and couldn’t decipher between reality and fiction. With the help of his family, he contacted Oaklawn.

Read more


© 2017 Oaklawn