Mental health is just as important as physical health to a child's well-being.

Mental health is just as important as physical health to a child's well-being.

CHDI Report on Connecting Social and Emotional Health and Literacy

The Child Health and Development Institute (CHDI) just released a new IMPACT report titled Connecting Social and Emotional Health and Literacy: Critical for Early School Success. The report explores the relationship between children’s social-emotional development and their early literacy and language skills. It seeks to raise awareness of the two competencies, and encourages states and communities to promote children’s school readiness and success.

 

Read the IMPACT report.

Visit our Evidence-Based Practice Directory

KidsMentalHealthInfo.com has an evidence-based practice directory that lists mental health providers trained in popular evidence-based practices available in Connecticut for children and families with behavioral health needs. Evidence-based practices are those supported by research showing that they work for most children.