Countrywood PTA Resiliency Workshop

Left to right standing: Social Worker Johanna Torres and Psychologist Dr. Anne Lecci.
Left to right standing: Social Worker Johanna Torres and Psychologist Dr. Anne Lecci.

On Tuesday October 15th, Countrywood's PTA hosted a workshop for parents on building resiliency in children ages 5 - 7 years. The well-attended workshop was presented by Countrywood Psychologist Dr. Anne Lecci and Social Worker Johanna Torres. The presentation provided significant information as to the characteristics of the resilient child; highlighted the developmental stages of resiliency; and offered parents insight into the important role families play in fostering resiliency. Handouts providing tips for parents and a bibliography of age appropriate books were also distributed.