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Social and Emotional Development in Children


Social and Emotional Development of Children

Child psychology and development is a multi-faceted specialism of unique importance. The actions and input of professional child psychologists impact not only the social and emotional development of children, but the adult they eventually grow into. Social and emotional development determine the way in which we form bonds with others, both throughout childhood and beyond. For many children, social and emotional issues prove problematic and must be brought to the attention of the experts. For the child psychologist, a comprehensive understanding of and emotional and social development during childhood is fundamental, to be able to provide the necessary input and support.

Explore two of the most important child psychology concepts with this advanced tutorial. Study the general stages of social development, along with attachment and bonding, outside factors than can affect social development and the potential impact of internal (family) factors. Learn more about children’s fears, how to help a child overcome social phobia, emotional development in children, general age guidelines, important principles for supporting emotional development in early childhood and more.



  • Discuss the general stages of social development in children
  • Identify the family factors and outside factors that affect social development in children

Programme Content


  • General Stages of Social Development
  • Attachment and Bonding
  • Outside Factors Affecting Social Development
  • Family Factors that Affect Social Development
  • Children’s' Fears
  • Overcoming Social Fears in Children
  • Dealing with Social Phobia
  • Emotional Development in Children
  • General Age Guidelines
  • Understanding the Child’s Emotional Development
  • General Principles for Supporting Children’s Emotional Development

Target Audience

  • Teachers, health care staff, social workers and care providers pursuing their CPD
  • Anyone currently working with children
  • Parents and carers interested in improving their knowledge of child psychology
  • Individuals looking to enhance their CV


No prior knowledge is required to take this unit.


  • Participants:8 - 400
  • Duration: 2 - 3 hours
  • Participation:Only collaborative

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