An early childhood educator’s role is one of great importance; full of challenges and rewards. It requires you to open your heart and mind to others. Adult caregivers create an environment of relationships invested in early health and development. But…
Did you know that an estimated 30-40 percent of child care professionals leave the field often due to burnout? Many caregivers get so involved in caring for others, they fail to take care of themselves. You owe it to yourself to take care of your needs, your own mental health.
“All the wonders you seek are within yourself.” – Sir Thomas Browne
This month’s newsletter is focused on the importance of developing the adult’s skills, addressing their needs and the coping strategies, tips, and tools to use before stress takes over while preventing burnout and compassion fatigue.