News items tagged 'disasters'

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Bank Street Helps Ease Lingering Sandy Trauma

Posted by Nicholas Gray on May 23, 2013

Staff from Community and Family Head Start experiencing the therapeutic value of having transitional objects, in the form of teddy bears, in traumatic times. Bank Street’s Center for Emotionally Responsive Practice (ERP), led by Lesley Koplow, “provides

tagged: 0-3, development, disasters, infancy, toddlers, trauma

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In the Aftermath of Newtown

Posted by asanta asanta on December 15, 2012

UPDATED Dear Parents and Educators, Our children are growing up in a world where they are more and more aware of times of disaster, natural and human made. With the media and rapid travel of news, only our very youngest children are now out of “earshot of news.” Today our ...

tagged: advice, child life, disasters, psychology, tragedy

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