Monthly Archives: April 2014

Letting Go…Overnight Camp

Posted on 10. Apr, 2014 by¬†KB¬†in¬†Posts Since many of us will be sending our children off to either day camp or overnight camps in a few months, I thought I would share my own experience of ‚Äúletting go‚ÄĚ when my twin boys embarked on their first 2 week sleep away camp last summer. Overnight camp…

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Summer Camps Make Kids Resilient

Sending children to a residential, or day camp, builds resilience Published on February 5, 2012 by¬†Michael Ungar, Ph.D.¬†in¬†Nurturing Resilience I recently spoke to 300 camp directors about how to make children more¬†resilient¬†to life¬†stress. Summer camps, we discovered, are perfect places to help children optimize their psychosocial development. After all, summer camps are places where children…

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