Encouraging an Expressive Environment

Encouraging an Expressive Environment: Supportive Communication From the Inside Out

It is widely accepted that an appropriate strategy in promoting social-emotional growth is to encourage children to learn to use verbal expression rather than physical reaction to communicate their needs and feelings to adults and peers alike.


Topic:Mental Health

Keywords:Social emotional developmentEarly childhood developmentSchool readinessMental health

Resource Type: Publication

National Centers: Parent, Family and Community Engagement

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Collection: Tell Me a Story