Dr. Kenneth Ginsburg, a pediatrician specializing in adolescent medicine and author of, "A Parent’s Guide to Building Resilience in Children and Teens: Giving Your Child Roots and Wings," provides a dynamic resource to help parents and caregivers build resilience in children and teens.
In his book he describes the seven C’s that build resilience –competence, confidence, connection, character, contribution, coping, and control.
Bad things do happen to children. It is unavoidable. It is a part of life. But there are practical things we can do to immunize them from the negative effect. Let’s make it possible that these things are available to all the children.
Straight Talk is presented by Patrick Henry Family Services. visit: www.patrickhenry.org