Social-Emotional Development in Young Children

  • Aha! Parenting provides articles and lots of input for parents about their child’s development from birth through teenage years.
  • From Feelings to Friendships: Nurturing Healthy Social-Emotional Development in the Early Years is a video presentation that provides strategies for developing a strong bond and nurturing relationship with your child.  From Feelings to Friendship Tip Sheet is also available.
  • Parenting Science is a parenting resource for people who want to understand child development from the perspectives of psychology, anthropology, evolution and cognitive neuroscience.
  • Positive Discipline is a program developed by Dr. Jane Nelsen to help parents teach important social and life skills that is both respectful and encouraging for both children and adults.
  • **Take a Minute – Relationships Matter stresses the importance of a parent’s role in their child’s social emotional development.  A flyer is provided in a variety of languages.
  • Teaching Pyramid offers numerous modules developed for parents addressing social skills in a variety of languages.
  • Zero to Three focuses upon these important first years and the significance of early relationships.