Kids need a place to feel safe and
a safe place to feel.
Our world now is more complex, busy, and emotionally disconnected than ever. This is a recipe for disaster when it comes to kids’ emotional health – which translates to challenging behaviours. Children are more anxious, aggressive, and shut-down than ever.
But there is still so much we can do – as educators, social workers, and helping professionals. Our caring leadership matters. And the invitation and safe spaces we provide for children and youth to belong, feel, and experience their capacity will help them on their journey towards emotional growth and resilience – not just today, but for the rest of their lives
Let’s get started.
Her bestselling I Can Dance book series—supporting the emotional health of children through movement, play, and expression—won a 2017 gold International Moonbeam Children’s Book Award and has been adopted by multiple English- and French-language school boards across Canada.
when kids have
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