Helpful Resources for Parents

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Screen Time and Digital Media 

Screen time and digital media can be entertaining, and at times educational, however too much screen time can have a negative effect on children and adults.

  • affect ability to focus
  • ability to self-regulate
  • promote sedentary behavior
  • distracting
  • interrupt sleep patterns and make it harder to sleep well
  • interfere with ability to be responsive and engaged with family

More on Screen Time

Positive Relationships

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The Power of Positive Adult Child Relationships: Connection Is the Key

 

 

 

Children have a sense of belonging when they feel valued and connected to the world around them.
Children are developing a sense of self, health and wellbeing.
Children are active learners when engaged in exploring their natural curiosity through play.
Children are capable communicators, expressing themselves in many ways.