Monthly Archives: February 2012

Stress in Infants and Toddlers

Therapy can help.
Like older children or adults, infants and toddlers sometimes have problems with their behavior or emotions when they experience stress. Stress can include such things as seeing family members fight, being separated from important people, not having enough to eat or not having a place to live. Babies who were born early or have had medical problems sometimes experience stress during the hospital stay or doctor’s visits. […]

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What is Infant Mental Health?

As a trained infant mental health provider, I am aware that many people do not understand the work I do or why therapy for babies and young children can be important. This pamphlet created by Project ABC in Los Angeles is a great tool for understanding the needs of young children. Many families ask me, […]

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