Stress in Young Children



This lesson defines types and common causes of childhood stress. It also describes symptoms of stress and discusses coping strategies for reducing stress in young children.


RECALL the definition and types of stress.

IDENTIFY sources of stress for young children.

RECALL stress-related symptoms and behaviors in young children.

RECALL the importance of minimizing stress.

RECALL strategies used to instill optimism.

IDENTIFY strategies to reduce stress in young children.