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OCC Initiative to Improve the Social Emotional Wellness of Children Webinar

This webinar was presented as part of the launch of the Office of Child Care initiative to further integrate social and emotional support strategies in child care's mixed delivery system.

Resource Guide for Developing Integrated Strategies to Support the Social and Emotional Wellness of Children

This Resource Guide highlights promising strategies and provides information about how some Child Care and Development Fund grantees have already leveraged partnerships and funding to support implementation success. 

Developing Integrated Strategies to Support the Social and Emotional Wellness of Children

This article provides information on the implementation of social and emotional supports for children, families, and early childhood professionals. The social and emotional well-being of young children is an important goal for many federal, state, territory, tribal and local programs. The early childhood system of care thrives when there is an integration of social and emotional wellness strategies to support all three—children, families, and providers.  

Resource Guide for Developing Integrated Strategies to Support the Social and Emotional Wellness of Children: Quick Start Guide

This Quick State Guide summarizes strategies that can be used to integrate social and emotional wellness supports at the regional, state, territory, tribal, and local levels. This summarizes the full Resource Guide.  

Infant & Early Childhood Mental Health Consultation (IECMHC): A Prevention-Based Approach to Supporting Social and Emotional Wellness in Early Care and Education Settings

This article provides information on implementation of Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health Consultation (IECMHC) partnerships and implementation strategies. Implementation of IECMHC partnerships has a significantly positive impact on both professionals and children. The article also includes state examples and a landscape of IECMHC implementation in different states. 

Relationship-Based Care for Infants and Toddlers: A Training for Trainers Professional Development Strategy

This article highlights the Relationship-Based Care for Infants and Toddlers: A Training for Trainers series. This series provides rationale and guidance for implementing relationship-based care in family child care homes and early care and education centers that serve infants, toddlers, and their families. 

Social and Emotional Strategies for School-Age Children

This article provides information on meeting the social and emotional wellness needs of school-age children through different frameworks and strategies. Healthy relationships are essential for development and allow school-age children to thrive socially, emotionally, and academically.

Integrating Social and Emotional Supports as Part of Child Care and Development Fund Quality Activities

This article has information on improving the quality of child care services and ensuring that parents have access to high-quality child care options to fulfill a core element of the Child Care and Development Fund (CCDF).