The Science of Childhood Trauma and Family Separation: A Discussion of Short- and Long-Term Effects

The Science of Childhood Trauma and Family Separation: A Discussion of Short- and Long-Term Effects

thank you so much for joining us for this webinar panel discussion entitled the science of childhood trauma and family separation: a discussion of short and long term effects i’m Laura Namy i am the executive director of SRCD the Society for Research in Child Development. this webinar is an important part of SRCD’s responseRead More The Science of Childhood Trauma and Family Separation: A Discussion of Short- and Long-Term Effects

When Do Kids Develop Empathy?

When Do Kids Develop Empathy?

[♩INTRO ] You know when you’re reading a really good book and something intense happens to one of your favorite characters, so you’re also hit with a wave of feelings? You might feel a little silly as you reach for a box of tissues, but it’s a normal human thing to understand and relate toRead More When Do Kids Develop Empathy?

InBrief: The Science of Early Childhood Development

InBrief: The Science of Early Childhood Development

>>SHONKOFF: The healthy development of young children in the early years of life literally does provide a foundation for just about all of the challenging social problems that our society and other societies face. What we’re learning, not just from behavioral and developmental research, but also now from exciting developments in neuroscience and molecular biologyRead More InBrief: The Science of Early Childhood Development

A Childhood Disease Worth Preventing | Nicholas Despotidis | TEDxAsburyPark

A Childhood Disease Worth Preventing | Nicholas Despotidis | TEDxAsburyPark

Translator: Yordanka Stefanova Reviewer: Theresa Ranft When my son was six years old, he failed a test, an eye test – not a big deal, right? But I don’t like when my sons fail at anything, let alone a vision screening. You see, I’m an optometrist. And I remember going to the mall and pickingRead More A Childhood Disease Worth Preventing | Nicholas Despotidis | TEDxAsburyPark

What 100,000+ Children Taught Us About Neglect in Early Childhood

What 100,000+ Children Taught Us About Neglect in Early Childhood

It was the 1970s in Romania. Secretary General Nicolae Ceaușescu was the communist leader in charge of the country and he wanted to grow the population, so he enacted a series of policies that outlawed both abortion and birth control. As you can probably imagine, this did not go very well. The population did grow,Read More What 100,000+ Children Taught Us About Neglect in Early Childhood

We Got Our Childhood Yu-Gi-Oh! Cards Valued

We Got Our Childhood Yu-Gi-Oh! Cards Valued

(light music) (clicking) – So we’re here today to get our Yu-Gi-Oh! cards valued. I collected these a little bit after I collected my Pokemon cards, so I was slightly older, took a little bit better care of them and yeah, I used to, I never really played the game, for me, it was moreRead More We Got Our Childhood Yu-Gi-Oh! Cards Valued

What Actually Happens When You Have An Abortion?

What Actually Happens When You Have An Abortion?

56 million abortions occur annually worldwide And though opinions on the matter are strong, many are simply unaware of how they actually work So, regardless of whether you’re pro-life or pro-choice: What actually happens during an abortion? Abortion procedures range from taking a pill to surgical options often based on availability or how far alongRead More What Actually Happens When You Have An Abortion?

NYU Steinhardt to Lead Research on Refugee Child Development

NYU Steinhardt to Lead Research on Refugee Child Development

[ Music ] – The McArthur 100 and Change project aims to produce measurable change on a critical social issue or problem. – I’m very excited and honored that NYU and the global Toys for Children center will be involved in the very exciting partnership between Sesame Workshop and the International Rescue Committee. Our projectRead More NYU Steinhardt to Lead Research on Refugee Child Development

InBrief: Early Childhood Mental Health

InBrief: Early Childhood Mental Health

What do we want for our children? What’s our goal? Our goal is to have productive citizens that are going to be part of thriving communities. So how do we get from here to there? As we grow up and as we move into becoming functioning members of society, our mental health is an importantRead More InBrief: Early Childhood Mental Health