Young Children, Trauma and Toxic Stress - Presentation Toolkit

  • Here you will find our toolkit for education about trauma and its impact on young children.

    The toolkit is for use with a variety of groups including: child care providers, early childhood educators, home visitors, parents, caregivers and health care providers.

    Prior to using the presentation, presenters should review all other content in this section.

    Goal: Promote education about trauma and toxic stress and young children

    Learning Objectives:

    1. Review key ideas about early brain development.
    2. Understand the effects of trauma & toxic stress on young children.

    Discuss ideas for preventing & lessening the effects of trauma & toxic stress.