TVOParents has partnered with Infant Mental Health Promotion at Toronto's Hospital for Sick Children to educate parents about the importance of healthy brain development in the early years of a child's life.

Your child's healthy development relies almost entirely on the parent-child bond. Young children need to have a secure relationship with at least one parent or caregiver in order to develop socially, emotionally, and cognitively.

Below you will find tipsheets and videos created by or with the experts at Infant Mental Health at Sickkids.

We have organized everything we've created so far according to themes - for example we explore how stress can affect your child's development, and what you can do to mitigate the effects of stress by relating and responding to your child in appropriate ways.We hope you find this information useful!

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