ACF Video Series on Early Childhood Social Emotional Development and Mental Health and Caregiver Well-being
The Children’s Bureau in partnership with the Office of Early Childhood Development, the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation, the Office of Head Start, and other federal partners, created a series of short videos to spotlight the importance of robust social emotional development and mental health support strategies within programs serving young children and their families.
Spotlighting the importance of integrating support for the social emotional development of young children and the well-being of their caregivers into all child- and family-serving programs (4:36)
When adult caregivers are doing well and able to promote and provide safe, nurturing, and responsive relationships, then children will do well. (4:21)
The stress that early care and education providers experience has a very direct impact on the well-being of the children under their care. Learn more about providing effective support for these essential staff. (5:05)