APRIL IS NATIONAL CHILD ABUSE PREVENTION MONTH
Please visit Prevent Child Abuse America at http://preventchildabuse.org for resources and research on preventing Child Abuse.
2019 Prevention Resource Guide STRONG AND THRIVING FAMILIES.
The Resource Guide was created primarily to support community-based child abuse prevention professionals who work to prevent child maltreatment and promote well-being. The guide includes detailed information about six protective factors for preventing child maltreatment and tips and examples for infusing them into programs and directive practice with families and children. It also includes stregths-based tip sheets on specific parenting topics that can be used in discussions or visits with caregivers.
Author: U S Department of Health and Human Services Children's Bureau
External Link: https://bettercarenetwork.org/sites/default/files/guide_2018.pdf
SAMPLES FROM THE 2018 PREVENTION RESOURCE GUIDE:
- MANAGING STRESS
- BONDING WITH YOUR BABY
- DEALING WITH TEMPER TANTRUMS
- CONNECTING WITH YOUR TEEN
- PARENTING YOUR CHILD WITH DEVELOPMENTAL DELAYS AND DISABILITIES
- TEN WAYS TO BE A BETTER DAD
- BUILDING RESILIENCE IN CHILDREN AND TEENS