Supporting Families in Building Resilience in their Children, Birth though Five

Thank you for joining us for the Webinar on  Supporting Families in Building Resilience in their Children, Birth though Five!   A few resources you may find helpful: Protective Factors and behaviors related to social and emotional health: A list of behavioral items seen in Infants (4
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Summary of March April 2013 Content

What’s New at the Devereux Center for Resilient Children? The launch of the Devereux Early Childhood Assessment Preschool Program, Second Edition remains a primary focus of the DCRC.  Initially released this fall, the second edition resources have been positively received by new
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Building Your Bounce – Bonding Time with my Grown-up Son

By Linda Likins, National Director of DECI As a Christmas present, I asked my son for a mother-son date sometime in 2013. Last month he made good on his promise and invited me to dinner and a movie. When we arrived to the restaurant, my son took his phone out of his pocket and laid it
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What’s New at the Devereux Center for Resilient Children (DCRC)?

The launch of the Devereux Early Childhood Assessment Preschool Program, Second Edition remains a primary focus of the Devereux Center for Resilient Children. Initially released this fall, the second edition resources have been positively received by new and long-time, loyal users. Ou
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Tips and Strategies to Promote Resilience!

The ideas below are taken from a few of the Devereux resource books for teachers and families. For a full list of our resources, please visit this link   Infants: Smile and laugh with your baby. Every positive connection helps build your relationship.   Encourage exploration. Offer yo
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Update on Two Exciting DCRC Projects!

Joan Sherman Program for Resilient Children Kicks off Year 2 The collaboration between SCAN Inc. in Fort Wayne, IN and the Devereux Center for Resilient Children continues to go strong! The project, The Joan Sherman Program for Resilient Children (JSPRC), has jump-started its second y
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Professional Development Opportunities

Professional Development Opportunities NEW! ~ 1-Day Promoting Resilience:  A Key to Preventing & Reducing Challenging Behaviors in Preschool Children This dynamic training will showcase great information on promoting resilience in preschoolers and will introduce participants to re
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Resilience and Social and Emotional Resources and Articles

Is Social-Emotional Learning a Luxury? By Vicki Zakrzewski “Why SEL is a necessity for children of every background. We hear from many teachers in low-income schools that social-emotional learning (SEL) is considered an “add-on”—something that can happen after students have proven the
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Allentown School District shows off new behavioral health program

The chanting students of Cleveland Elementary School in Allentown filled an assembly room Friday with excitement and anticipation as they awaited the arrival of their school mascot, Cubbie. The students would soon help the giant, soft bear through his problems. It was to demonstrate h
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