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Young Children, Trauma and Toxic Stress - Presentation Tool Kit

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.