Child emotional development is like a scale that has two sides. One side gets stacked with negative things, like stress, violence and poverty, while the other side gets loaded with positive things, like supportive relationships, skill-building opportunities and challenges, good jobs, and access to quality health care.
There are interventions and supportive programs to help parents and caregivers counter balance the negative cognitive effects of prolonged and significant adversity.
Summer is Here! The temperature outside is getting hot, learn how to protect children and recognize effects from extreme heat.
Temperatures above 90 degrees can quickly become a health risk, especially for children. There are several things you can do from keeping kids cool to protecting them from heat related illness.