Building Self-Regulation in Children
The Carlat Child Psychiatry Report, Volume 10, Number 2&3, March 2019
Stuart Shanker, PhD
Professor of psychology and philosophy at York University, Toronto
Dr. Shanker has disclosed that he has no relevant financial or other interests in any commercial companies pertaining to this educational activity.
“Self-regulation” has become a buzz phrase to help children manage stress, become resilient, and stave off depression, anxiety, and post-traumatic stress disorder. To gain a better understanding of this concept, we interviewed Stuart Shanker, PhD, founder and CEO of the MEHRIT Centre (https://self-reg.ca). Dr. Shanker sets up self-regulation programs in school districts across Canada.