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Understanding and Supporting Children’s Friendship Skills (02/12/19 - 03/12/19)

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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Feb 05, 2019 12:00am CST

Start Date

Feb 12, 2019 12:00am CST

completion date

Mar 12, 2019 12:00am CST

Chat sessions

Topic Date Times
Week 1 Chat Feb 12, 2019 7:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Week 2 Chat Feb 19, 2019 7:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Week 3 Chat Feb 26, 2019 7:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Week 4 Chat Mar 05, 2019 7:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Week 5 Chat Mar 12, 2019 7:00 pm - 7:45 pm

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Chat Sessions: Tuesdays from 7:00-7:45pm CST February 12, 19, 26, March 5 & 12, 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.