Many societal changes are affecting even the youngest children. Divorce is one. With around 50% of recent marriages ending in divorce, you will frequently care for children from divorced or separated families.
Trying to support the child and his or her parents can be a confusing and delicate situation. This one-hour course will provide you with the knowledge and skills needed to effectively help young children cope with divorce.
Course Learning Objectives:
After participating in this course, you will be able to:
- Describe the role teachers can play in helping young children cope with divorce.
- List possible effects of divorce among - and ways to help - children from birth to age three.
- List possible effects of divorce among - and ways to help - children from age three to five.
- Identify specific activities to help young children cope with divorce.