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Self & Cultural Understanding

As a responsive, nurturing caregiver you have the opportunity to positively influence infants’ and toddlers’ sense of self. In this course you will learn about how young children develop a sense of self and the importance of resilience in your work as a caregiver. You will also learn about the influence of culture and ways to support infants’ and toddlers’ sense of self through experiences, activities, and the environment. Stress reduction techniques and adult self-awareness will also be addressed.