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07 Nov
Helping Young Children Cope With Fear and Tragedy
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Helping Young Children Cope With Fear and Tragedy

This event is a panel presentation for parents and teachers of young children and is sponsored by the Rodef Shalom Family Center, The University of Pittsburgh, School of Education, Applied Developmental Psychology, Office of Child Development, Trying Together and Allegheny Intermediate Unit #3.

There is no charge but please register by completing the online form.

Roberta Schomburg, PhD
Fred Rogers Center for Early Learning and Children’s Media
at Saint Vincent College
Interim Executive Director


Dr. Kimberly Blair
University of Pittsburgh

Associate Professor of Psychiatry

Dr. Mary Margaret Kerr
University of Pittsburgh
Professor of Applied Developmental Psychology
& Administrative & Policy Studies

Bonnie McNally-Brown, LPC
Child, Family & Community Inc.

Tracy Larson, MSED, CAGS, NCSP
University of Pittsburgh
Office of Child Development

Cara Ciminillo
Trying Together
Executive Director

Dr. Cathy Lobaugh
Allegheny Intermediate Unit #3
Assistant Executive Director for
Early Childhood, Family & Community Services

Support Children in Squirrel Hill & Surrounding Areas with books about processing fear and embracing diversity.

Follow this link for the list of books approved by early childhood experts.

SELECT how many books you would like to purchase

SEND the books to Pitt's Office of Child Development upon check-out

WE’LL DELIVER the books to schoolsand childcare facilities immediately upon recieving them

Wednesday, November 7 at 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Rodef Shalom Family Center 4905 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, Pa, 15213