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Introduction to Stress in Childhood and Adolescence



By the end of this webinar, you will:

    • Understand what stress is
    • Understand what creates stress in the body and brain
    • Understand Fight Flight Response and General Adaptation Syndrome
    • Know the purpose of cortisol and adrenaline
    • Understand the concept of ‘fight and flight’ and ‘rest and relax’
    • Know the different types of stress that can affect children and their purpose
    • Know factors which can contribute to stress in children
    • Recognise signs and symptoms that indicate a child may be experiencing stress
    • Understand how stress can impact children’s lives
    • Know where to access help and support
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