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How to quickly calm anxiety

Last updated: 04/18/2021

Do you or your child struggle with feelings of anxiety? It's hard to watch them suffer and pull in on themselves with worry. I know because my daughter has it, and even though...

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Former Foster Youth Reflects on Stability Within the Child Welfare System

Last updated: 04/18/2021

I have been in eight different homes and this is my experience with the child welfare system. I want child abuse and neglect to end within the child welfare system. Child abuse...

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Service use and health outcomes among parents with children or a partner with disability

Last updated: 04/18/2021

For families with a member with disability, parent carers may prioritise the needs of the family member with disability over their own. In order for families to thrive, parent...

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Start Early & Set Families on a Strong Path

Last updated: 04/17/2021

As the director of Start Early’s Enterprise Project Management Office, Colleen Vehr knew the early months and years of a child’s life are critical to their learning, growth, and...

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What it Looks Like to Promote Young Children's Growth and Discovery

Last updated: 04/17/2021

What it Looks Like to Promote Young Children's Growth and Discovery Stories and Resources for Early Education Leaders Collection Dec. 18, 2019 About this Project Research shows...

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How Parents Can Hold On To The Slow Pandemic Pace As Social Events Pick Up

Last updated: 04/17/2021

Parents are all too familiar with the juggle that comes along with keeping up with schedules, between school drop offs, play dates, soccer, chess club. It's an endless cycle and...

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Partnering and futuring for the child welfare system

Last updated: 04/17/2021

Partnering and futuring are two key concepts leading to the development of a five-volume policy and practice compendium on the child welfare system by Ohio State's College of...

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8 Ways You Can Stop Child Abuse Today!

Last updated: 04/17/2021

What are you doing to stop child abuse against children? An epidemic is sweeping an ugly tide across the United States; domestic violence and child abuse against our...

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Impacting Education Through Advocacy

Last updated: 04/16/2021

Education has been disrupted by COVID-19 for over a year, and school leaders are doing all they can to keep their staff and students safe while continuing effective learning. As...

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Pandemic screen time is off the charts—but experts say parents don't need to worry

Last updated: 04/16/2021

If you've been handing over the iPad a lot more than usual throughout the pandemic and feel a pang of guilt each time, our panel of experts has some pretty good news for...

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