Category Archives: Toxic Stress

How Toxic Stress Derails a Child’s Ability to Learn

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How Toxic Stress Derails a Child’s Ability to Learn We all know that babies, toddlers and young children aren’t nearly as good at managing their feelings as they are at experiencing them. There’s a physical explanation for this: the emotional centre of the brain is situated in the middle with the thinking regions much higher up, and a child’s brain […]