Effectively Addressing Behaviors

While working with young children and families is rewarding, it can also be complex, intense, and stressful. Understanding and responding sensitively to the unique needs and behaviors of all young children and families is hard work. In partnership with families, early care and learning programs can help ensure children have the best start possible. Click to explore the resources to learn strategies to help infant and toddler child care professionals and families understand and respond positively to challenging behaviors.