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Event Phone: 8286980674

  • September 17, 2020
    6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

*This is a Virtual training– you will receive information regarding your training before it begins.

Presenter: Melissa Maybin, Healthy Social Behavior Specialist, Southwestern Child Development Commission

Stress is a fact of life, no matter your age. Some stress is good for us – it keeps us attentive, sharp, productive, and learning. But Toxic Stress affects brain development and learning in young children, and can have long-lasting effects. This session will help participants define stress responses and understand the difference between “tolerable” and “toxic” stress. We’ll look at the long term effects of Toxic Stress and investigate practices for mitigating those effects and promoting resilience in young children.

Credit: 2 hours

Questions contact: Heather Erwin 828-698-0674 x 154

heathere@childrenandfamily.org

*Please log on early so the training can begin promptly. Also, note that if you register for the training event and are unable to attend, you MUST contact CCR&R prior to the scheduled training event to cancel or you will be liable for the registration costs.

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