The Scaffold Effect: Raising Resilient, Self-Reliant, and Secure Kids in an Age of Anxiety | Kids Out and About Denver

The Scaffold Effect: Raising Resilient, Self-Reliant, and Secure Kids in an Age of Anxiety


*The event has already taken place on this date: Thu, 10/14/2021
World-renowned child psychiatrist Harold Koplewicz will explain how to prevent and counteract the anxiety and emotional fragility prevalent in children and teenagers today, introducing a new parenting philosophy and strategies that give children the tools to flourish on their own. This is a free virtual event, but registration is required.

Please help us keep this calendar up to date! If this activity is sold out, canceled, or otherwise needs alteration, email mindy@kidsoutandabout.com so we can update it immediately.

Just as sturdy scaffolding is needed when building a structure that then comes down once the structure is stable and built, good parenting provides children with steady, warm, emotional nourishment on the path toward independence. Never-ending parental problem-solving and involvement can have the opposite effect, enabling fragility and anxiety over time. World-renowned child psychiatrist Harold Koplewicz will explain how to prevent and counteract the anxiety and emotional fragility prevalent in children and teenagers today, introducing a new parenting philosophy and strategies that give children the tools to flourish on their own.

This is a free event, but registration is required. Registration is available now through our new system. Click here to register (if you have not yet created a community account, you must do so here. If you have already created an account for summer speakers or other programs, please log in using that account).

For instructions on how to register, click here.

For a full list of our Fall Virtual Cultural Arts Speakers and Events, click here. For more information, please email kstrauss@commonpointqueens.org.


*Times, dates, and prices of any activity posted to our calendars are subject to change. Please be sure to click through directly to the organization’s website to verify.

Location:

ONLINE ONLY
Contact name: 
Dawn Rafal
The event has already taken place on this date: 
10/14/2021
Time: 
7pm
Price: 
free

Ages

Adults & kids together