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“The Power of Play: How to Help Children Buffer Stress and Become More Resilient” presented through the Discovery Museum

March 24 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

The Center for Parents and Teachers invites you to the following program:

Presenter: Dr. Michael Yogman, pediatrician, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at Harvard Medical School
Free online webinar with pre-registration; $5 suggested donation appreciated to support the Discovery Museum
Pre-registration required.

Register here:  https://26033.blackbaudhosting.com/26033/Discovery-Museum-2022-Speaker-Series-Dr-Michael-Yogman

Dr. Michael Yogman is a leading Boston-area pediatrician, Assistant Clinical Professor of Pediatrics at Harvard Medical School, and Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. He is co-author of the AAP Clinical Report, “The Power of Play: A Pediatric Role in Enhancing Development in Young Children,” which recommends a prescription for play to help children buffer toxic stress, build parental relationships, and improve executive functioning. Dr. Yogman will respond to your questions about how to use play to help address family stress—including the stress of our COVID-19 environment—and build resilience in children.
This event is made possible by a grant from the Foundation for MetroWest.

 

The Center for Parents and Teachers is grateful to receive a generous grant from the Concord-Carlisle Community Chest.  Learn more about CPT at  www.centerforparentsandteachers.org