Play is the language of young children. It is their spontaneous and powerful, but often coded, medium of expression. Adverse childhood experiences hold the potential to derail development in course and quality, including play. In this free, online, two-part presentation, we will examine typical play and the manner in which early childhood trauma exposure may impact play.
The Alaska Association of Infant & Early Childhood Mental Health (AK-AIMH) has listed this training for the benefit of Alaska's professionals as part of our initiative Project Compass: Leading the Way to Infant & Early Childhood Mental Health Workforce Development. Project Compass is funded by AK-AIMH members and donors, the Alaska Children's Trust, and the Alaska Mental Health Trust Authority. Visit Project Compass to learn more!