Tag Archive for: National Scientific Council on the Developing Child

How mentors can supplement adolescent psychotherapy - The Chronicle of Evidence-Based Mentoring

New report explains how supportive relationships strengthen the foundations of resilience

Decades of research in the behavioral and social sciences have produced substantial evidence that children who do well despite serious hardship have had at least one stable and committed relationship with a supportive parent, caregiver, or other adult. These relationships buffer children from developmental disruption and help them build key capacities, such as the ability […]