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Kids Have Stress Too!
February 22 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
ECDSS facilitators are certified by The Psychology Foundation of Canada to provide the Kids Have Stress Too!® Learning Resource. This session is designed to support parents in the promotion of effective social-emotional development and stress management techniques to parents of young children. The material is grounded in the science of early childhood and brain development and is sensitive to the day-to-day realities of both early learning and care settings and home environments.
- Describe stress and its impact on health and learning from a child’s perspective
- Discuss awareness of own stressors and coping mechanisms
- List signs and symptoms of stress in children as well as practical techniques for coping with it
- Discuss strategies which create less stressful program and home environments by promoting self-regulation