Social and Emotional Health

Social-emotional development includes all the skills and abilities that help children succeed in both school and life, from self-control to building early friendships.

Learn more about how policymakers can improve the continuum of supports and services for at-risk infants, toddlers, and families through policies and programs that include promotion and prevention, as well as infant and early childhood mental health intervention.

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