This is an important topic for all who work with children and families of young children. The link with this info is here.
The Silent Crisis
A forum on the impact of chronic stress and trauma on early childhood learning and development
When: Friday, April 11, 2014, 9 am – 12:30 pm
Registration and continental breakfast from 8:30 – 9 am
Where: Oberia Dempsey Multi-Service Center
127 W. 127 Street (between Lenox and 7th Aves.)
Paul Yellin, MD Founder, Yellin Center for Mind, Brain and Education
Aletha Maybank, MD, MPH Assistant Commissioner, Brooklyn District Public Health Office, NYC Health Dept.
Evelyn J. Blanck, LCSW Associate Executive Director, NY Center for Child Development & Co-President, New York Zero to Three Network
Dr. Renee Wilson-Simmons, DrPH Director, The National Center for Children in Poverty, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health
Free admission for all
To RSVP, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 212.665.2600212.665.2600
This event is sponsored by Healthy Start Brooklyn, Central Harlem Healthy Start and Columbia-Downstate Healthy Start in collaboration with the Northern Manhattan Perinatal Partnership
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