Welcome to resources we hope you’ll find both helpful and share-worthy!  Scroll down for details on the below:

  • Learning to Worry Wisely (upcoming presentation by Dr. Ohlenforst)
  • Moose the Worry Mutt Goes to Doggie Daycare (therapeutic children’s picture book)

Upcoming Presentation (open to the public; free of charge!)

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Description & Overview:

Let’s face it: we’re all going to worry…so let’s at least try to worry about the right things! In her presentation, Dr. Kristen Ohlenforst will discuss common stressors facing young children today, and how the parental response to such can impact your child’s experience. She will discuss helpful markers/signs for when you are wise to worry, strategies for managing child and parental worry, and recommendations for staying focused on your child’s healthy development.

This presentation is open to the public and intended to be helpful for parents of children of all ages… but particularly relevant to parents of children ages 0-5.
Click here to register!

When/where?
Wednesday, February 20, 2019
7:00-8:00 pm
Goldberg Early Childhood Center (big room)

 

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Book Recommendation:

Moose the Worry Mutt Goes to Doggie Daycare
A therapeutic children’s picture book teaching children how to grow from WORRIERS to WARRIORS by learning to “bark back” at their worries.  Co-authored by Dr. Jaime Crowley and Dr. Kristen Ohlenforst.  Intended for children ages 5-12, though suitable for all ages!

Moose the Worry Mutt Cover Pictures