140 St. Albert Trail
Experience Kaleo & Early Childhood Development Support Services (ECDSS) have teamed up to bring you the Kids Have Stress Too!® workshop. This FREE evening is designed to help parents/grandparents/caregivers understand childhood stress and some practical tools to help manage it.
Experience Kaleo is a Christian charity whose aim is to give back to our community and help build connections. We believe this evening will be worthwhile in building strong families & community. Please join us.
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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