Dr. Donna Housman | Speaker @ Texas Library Association Conference

by Housman Institute, April 5, 2023

Dr. Donna Housman Author and Speaker at TLA TXLA23

📆 Date: April 20, 2023

🕐 Time: 1:30-2:30 CST

📍Where: Ballroom C

👤Who: Educators and Librarians

⚠️ Find Out More About Our Books and Tools at Booth #2336

😷 Pandemic First Aid Lit Presentation Description: The past few years have brought stress, anxiety, and trauma to children, families, educators, librarians, and caregivers. Nowadays, children struggle to socialize and follow classroom expectations, let alone learn. Caregivers are trying to keep it all together while providing children high-quality support.

Join Child Developmental Psychologist, Dr. Donna Housman, as she discusses the need to equip educators and caregivers with her evidence-based Emotional, Cognitive, and Social Early Learning (ECSEL) methodology and tools to promote self-regulation, empathy, resiliency, and other key emotional intelligence skills in adults and children.

💡Attendees Will Learn About:

🔷 Addressing & dealing with trauma as adults first
🔷 The impact of stress & anxiety
🔷 Discerning between signs of stress and burnout 
🔷 Developing strategies to help regulate intense feelings to better access thinking and appropriate behavioral responses to both children and families 
🔷 The 6 levels of emotional awareness
🔷 Exploring and adopting helpful stress-management techniques 
🔷 The important role that librarians and books play in children’s lives
🔷 Developing an Emotional Intelligence (EI) toolkit Using Books