A 3-Layer Model of Understanding & Helping Children and Teens
We all have a profile of temperament from which our personality develops. Temperament consists of the inherited, hard-wired behavioral and emotional responses we have to the world around us. When there is a poor fit, we stress. When there is a good fit, we thrive. There are ways to help when the traits are not a good fit for a situation. Here is where to learn.
There is a layer above temperament that affects a child's growth, development, and social-emotional growth. This is the brain. These trainings will explore how differences in brain development and growth affects a child's/teen's ability to grow and thrive in the world.
Children and teens are affected by their homes, their friends, their schools, and their communities. This can lead to a great life or one full of struggles.