When exposed to traumatic events, toddle

When exposed to traumatic events, toddlers as young as 18 months can have serious emotional and behavioral problems later in childhood and in adulthood. More than 35 percent of children exposed to a single traumatic event will develop serious mental health problems. Learn more about childhood trauma and PTSD and pass it on to observe National Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day: http://1.usa.gov/eURFX5

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About South Dakota Head Start Association
The South Dakota Head Start Association was formed in 1989 to coordinate and conduct activites designed to enhance awareness of Head Start in South Dakota. There are 16 Head Start Grantees in South Dakota serving children from all 66 counties.

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