07 Sep2023September 8, 2023

What is Social-Emotional Health, and How is it Different from Social-Emotional Skills?

Most people think of social-emotional health and social-emotional skills as synonyms.  While these are related, they are also different. Traditionally, social-emotional skills are often described as a child’s ability to be calm, listen, express themselves, follow instructions, share, take turns, etc.  While these are all part of social-emotional health, the skills, like sharing and taking...