Mothers and Baby Brain Development

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This Sunday is Mother’s Day, a time to celebrate mothers and mother figures in your life. In all that our mothers give us, did you know a mother’s love is actually responsible for a lot of brain development?

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The Impact of Abuse on a Child’s Brain

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This coming Saturday, is World Day for the Prevention of Child Abuse, a global awareness initiative to bring attention to child abuse and how to prevent it.

Child abuse is sadly still a very prevalent problem, and the effects … Read the rest

Upcoming events: Where to catch Kim and Theo over the next while

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If you are eagerly awaiting your next opportunity to hear Kim Barthel and Theo Fleury speak, here’s a list of upcoming events where you can catch them solo or together:

Kim Barthel: 

  • Nelson, BC: Supporting parents, supporting kids.
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How a Mother’s Love Changes Our Brains

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This Sunday is Mother’s Day, a time to celebrate all the moms in your life. And you may or may not know it, but a mother’s love is actually responsible for a lot of brain development, studies show.

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Using CWAR as a professional resource and tool

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Since the release of ‘Conversations with a Rattlesnake’ in 2014, we’ve been blessed to receive many testimonials from mental health professionals, social workers, teachers and many others, who have found a way to incorporate the book into their work. … Read the rest