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Tag: social-emotional development

Connecting with your baby’s emotions

  • child development

Babies feel safe and secure when they trust their parents to respond to their needs and soothe their emotions when they feel distressed. With that confidence,…

Helping young kids cope with traumatic experiences

  • parenting

Having an open dialogue with your child about traumatic experiences is critical to their growth and understanding of the world around them.

positive parenting understanding your child's point of view

Positive Parenting: See things through their eyes

  • positive parenting

Understanding your child’s point of view can help you stay calm when they’re losing it.

early childhood educators siting in a children's classroom

Early childhood teachers in Yavapai County learning ways to support social-emotional development of…

  • social-emotional development

The FTF Yavapai Regional Partnership Council funds early childhood mental health consultations to better support the social-emotional development of children.

Two boys in a preschool classroom

Kith and Kin program helps Phoenix mom provide structure in son’s life

  • early care and education

The FTF Phoenix South Regional Council funds the Kith and Kin program to empower caregivers with tools to encourage a healthy development for children.

Mom squatting down to embrace daughter at eye-level

Quality First center in northwest Phoenix supports foster child’s social skills in classroom

  • social-emotional development

The FTF Phoenix North Regional Partnership Council funds Quality First so families can send their children to quality child care programs.

mom and daughter smiling in front of a tree

Parent educator helps Bisbee mom bond with infant daughter after recovering from life-threatening…

  • social-emotional development

The FTF Cochise Regional Partnership Council funds Parents as Teachers, a home visitation program that provides in-home parent coaching.

Boy dressed as a bear with Halloween candy bowl

Halloween Tips and Tricks for 2020

  • safety

Halloween may be different this year, but there is plenty of good information available to help families make it safe and fun for little ones.

Two brothers, baby and toddler, playing on the floor.

Sibling rivalry intensifies in close quarters

  • social-emotional development

Sibling rivalry during COVID-19 and close quarters has turned many living rooms into a battlefield. Here are tips to keep the rivals at bay.

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