Social and Emotional Support

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Tick and Lyme Disease Activity Sheet.pdf
Tick and Lyme Disease Activity Sheet (Spanish).pdf
Lyme Disease Bookmark.pdf
Lyme Disease Bookmark (Spanish).pdf
Lyme Disease Pamphlet.pdf
Lyme Disease Pamphlet (Spanish).pdf
May Parent Workshops: Child Mind Institute

The Child Mind Institute’s School and Community Programs team would like to invite you to join us for our upcoming Caregiver Support Workshops. Our three workshop series are designed to provide families with proactive strategies they can use to support their child’s mental health and learning needs while virtually learning from home. These workshops are available at no cost to all NYC DOE parents and caregivers. Please see below for additional details and feel welcome to share the registration link with your community members.

Promoting Positive Behaviors for Your Child– Please click here to learn more and register.

  • Structuring a Home Learning Environment; Tuesday, May 11th, 2021 | 4:00pm – 5:00pm EST
  • Managing Kids' Screen Time; Thursday, May 13th, 2021 | 10:00am – 11:00am EST
  • Motivating Your Child for Remote Learning – Part 1; Tuesday, May 18th, 2021 | 4:00pm – 5:00pm EST
  • Motivating Your Child for Remote Learning – Part 2; Thursday, May 20th, 2021 | 10:00am – 11:00am EST
  • Improving Your Relationship With Your Child; Tuesday, May 25th 2021 | 4:00pm – 5:00pm EST
  • Parent Calming Techniques; Thursday, May 27th, 2021 | 10:00am – 11:00am EST

Coping During COVID-19 – Please click here to learn more and register.

  • Managing Grief and Loss; Tuesday, May 4th, 2021 | 12:00pm – 1:00pm EST
  • Fostering Resilience Within Your Family; Wednesday, May 12th, 2021 | 4:00pm – 5:00pm EST
  • Will My Child be Okay?; Monday, May 17th, 2021 | 6:00pm – 7:00pm EST
  • Managing Stress and Anxiety; Wednesday, May 19th, 2021 | 5:00pm – 6:00pm EST
  • Managing Intense Emotions; Thursday, May 20th, 2021 | 5:30pm – 6:30pm EST


Supporting Learning at Home– Please click here to learn more and register.

  • Supporting Your Child in Virtual Learning; Wednesday, May 12th, 2021 | 4:00pm – 5:00pm EST
  • Building a Foundation for Reading at Home; Tuesday, May 18th, 2021 | 11:00am – 12:00pm EST
  • Building and Supporting Executive Functioning Skills; Tuesday, May 25th, 2021 | 4:00pm – 5:00pm EST

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New York Psychotherapy's Child and Family Mental Health Centers 
are open 7 days a week, with weekend hours for convenient access to the communities of East New York, Bushwick and The Bronx.  Our services are available via telehealth or in person; phone numbers are located below.

Los Centros de Salud Mental Infantil y Familiar de New York Psychotherapy están abiertos los 7 días de la semana, con horarios de fin de semana para un acceso conveniente a las comunidades del este de Nueva York, Bushwick y el Bronx. Nuestros servicios están disponibles a través de telesalud o en persona, los números de teléfono se encuentran a continuación.


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Child Mind Institute 

FREE Caregiver Support Workshop

Parents and Guardians:
We at the Child Mind Institute are happy to announce that our Behavioral and Emotional Skills Training (BEST) workshop will now be available in Spanish for the first time! We invite Spanish-speaking parents, family members, babysitters, and caregivers of children in grades K-5 to participate in our upcoming BEST workshop. BEST uses well-researched strategies to provide caregivers clear tools for managing misbehavior, setting limits, and increasing positive behavior. This program will help caregivers increase their child’s social and emotional development skills, as well as improve their child’s self-esteem.
Workshop Goals:
  • Understand the basics of behavior management
  • Learn and practice skills to help your child with his/her behavior
  • Increase confidence in managing challenging behaviors
  • Connect with other parents and caregivers for continued support
Workshop Details:
Day: Tuesday, February 16th, 2021
Time: 1:00pm - 4:00pm EST
Language: Spanish
Platform: Zoom
Please feel welcome to reach out with any questions! We look forward to you joining us.
Child Mind Institute 

Padres y/o Guardianes:
¡En Child Mind Institute nos complace anunciar que nuestro taller de capacitación en habilidades emocionales y conductuales (BEST) ahora estará disponible en español por primera vez! Invitamos a los padres, miembros de la familia, niñeras y cuidadores de niños hispanohablantes en los grados K-5 a participar en nuestro próximo taller BEST. BEST utiliza estrategias bien investigadas para proporcionar a los cuidadores herramientas claras para controlar la mala conducta, establecer límites y aumentar la conducta positiva. Este programa ayudará a los cuidadores a aumentar las habilidades de desarrollo social y emocional de su hijo, así como a mejorar el autoestima de su hijo.
Objetivos del taller:
  • Comprender los conceptos básicos del manejo del comportamiento.
  • Aprenda y practique habilidades para ayudar a su hijo con su comportamiento
  • Incrementar la confianza en el manejo de comportamientos desafiantes
  • Conéctese con otros padres y cuidadores para recibir apoyo continuo
Detalles del Taller:
Día: Martes 16 de Febrero del 2021
Hora: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm EST
Idioma: Español
Plataforma: Zoom
¡No dude en comunicarse con cualquier pregunta! Esperamos que se una con nosotros.
Fernando Lopez (él/he/him/his)
Project Coordinator
School and Community Programs
Child Mind Institute