Watch this webinar to learn more about trauma. In this broad discussion, engage in peer dialogue, chat with experts, and identify strategies for Head Start programs.
This webinar from the Office of Head Start discusses trauma and toxic stress and their effects on the mental health of young children.
Dr. Bergeron discusses ways Head Start programs can partner with families during the coronavirus disease 2019 emergency. Learn to address immediate stressors and offer compassion, connection, and care.
Programs can use this resource to learn more about working with families and children who may be experiencing violence.
Watch this webinar from the Office of Head Start to explore the ways mental health consultants offer support by promoting positive social and emotional development.
In these Head Start Heals resources, explore resilience and recovery. Find ways to effectively work with mental health consultants, address challenging behaviors, and have difficult conversations with families.
Watch this webinar to explore what trauma is and recognize its signs and symptoms in young children. Discover strategies to promote resilience in children and the adults who care for them.
Children exposed to trauma can exhibit challenging behaviors. These resources can help Head Start program staff and families understand and respond positively to these behaviors.
Emergency preparedness can drastically reduce the negative impact of trauma and stress on children. Find concrete steps program staff can take to prepare for emergencies and reduce trauma.