childhood

The First Five Years
1:09 pm
Tue December 3, 2013

The First Five Years: Brain Development

Credit Maryland Family Network

November 13, 2013

From birth to age five, children experience a surge in brain growth and cognitive ability that sets the framework for all future development.

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The First Five Years
12:57 pm
Tue December 3, 2013

The First Five Years: The Effects of Childhood Trauma

Credit Maryland Family Network

 

 November 27, 2013

You often hear it said that “Children are resilient” – but perhaps not as resilient as we’d like to believe.  There is staggering evidence that trauma in childhood has lasting effects and directly contributes to health, social, and economic outcomes in adulthood.

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