Sesame Workshop and APA: Helping Young Children Cope with Emotional Distress

You’re invited to the webinar: “Helping Young Children Cope with Emotional Distress” featuring the American Psychological Association and Sesame Workshop

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July 18, 2024, 1:00 pm EST (US and Canada )

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Taking Care of You and Your Child in Stress

The reality is that even preschool-age children will hear about major crisis events. What are some tips that can help you reduce your children’s worries?

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Building Children’s Resilience During War Time

Talking to children about war can seem a difficult topic to talk about. However, it helps them feel safer. Here’s what psychologists recommend to help reduce a child’s stress…

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You are not alone as you navigate a new normal

Helpful information and sites of psychological assistance in Ukraine and abroad.

Psychological Support

Agencies and Organizations helping Ukrainian families in need

Relief Organizations
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Tips on Helping Your Child Feel Secure

Tips on Helping Your Children Feel Secure. With these small tips, you can help your child relax and have fun!

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Digital books for children affected by war

Digital books make it possible for children to keep learning despite the new challenges they may be facing.

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How to Talk With Kids About Tragedies

Caring for Children During And After War

How kids react to stress, and their recovery often depends on the response of parents and other caregivers.

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Helping Children Cope

Many children in Ukraine and other countries are in need of helpful resources to grow, learn, and play during difficult times. Clever Hedgehog’s library bookshelfHelping Children Cope” is full of storybooks for young children who are learning to cope with good and bad experiences in their childhood.

Clever Hedgehog hopes that these storybooks encourage children and teach them that they can grow through difficulties.

Good friends get mad sometimes book
Friendship Has No Borders
the worry be coping book for kids
"Read next how Petro lost his toy in "Petro and Marko" story
it's ok to feel sad, book on coping for kids
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