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Understanding and Supporting Children’s Friendship Skills (06/11/19 - 07/09/19)

We will learn about the intricate and fascinating processes involved in children’s friendships – how they develop from infancy through the preschool years. We will examine the characteristics of children who make friends easily, as well as those who aren’t as skilled. There will be opportunities to discuss and troubleshoot common friendship problems affecting toddlers…

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Jun 04, 2019 11:59pm CST

Start Date

Jun 11, 2019 12:00am CST

completion date

Jul 09, 2019 11:59pm CST

Chat sessions

Topic Date Times
Week 1 Chat Jun 11, 2019 7:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Week 2 Chat Jun 18, 2019 7:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Week 3 Chat Jun 25, 2019 7:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Week 4 Chat Jul 02, 2019 7:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Week 5 Chat Jul 09, 2019 7:00 pm - 7:45 pm

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Chat Sessions; Tuesdays from 7-7:45pm CST June 11, 18, 25, July 2 & 9, 2019

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We will learn about the intricate and fascinating processes involved in children’s friendships – how they develop from infancy through the preschool years. We will examine the characteristics of children who make friends easily, as well as those who aren’t as skilled. There will be opportunities to discuss and troubleshoot common friendship problems affecting toddlers and preschoolers. We will also explore the dynamics of bullying and how this problem can be successfully approached by parents and caregivers.