- 12 €
- Author / illustrator:
- Elina Marjamäki, Susanna Kosonen, Soile Törrönen, Marjo Hannukkala
- MIELI Mental Health Finland
- Year of publication:
- 125 sivua
Child’s Mind is a practical handbook for early education and child health clinics about promoting mental health of small children.
How do you support mental health of small children? How do you teach mental health skills to them? Early childhood education and child health clinic professionals have many opportunities to support and enforce the mental health of small children and to improve the wellbeing of families. Discussing mental health topics, engaging with children and parents, being mindfully present and providing love are central to it. Learning about emotional skills and friendships, the presence of safe adults and daily routines all strenghten small children’s mental health.
The Child’s mind -book encourages and inspires professionals working with small children to acknowledge the importance of mental health promotion on wellbeing.
Mental health promotion
Playing, stories and mental health
Joy of exercising
Music and mental wellbeing of children
Art and mental wellbeing of children
Connection, presence and love
Children’s safety net
Joy of being together
Crises and coping
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