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Shifting Mindsets: Parent-Child Interaction Therapy

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Many children experience Adverse Childhood Experiences or ACEs due to outside pressures on the family and inner family dynamics. Today’s episode of Shifting Mindsets for Better Health introduces Parent-Child Interaction Therapy which helps parents build resilience in their children to overcome adversity.

Shifting Mindsets: Parent-Child Interaction Therapy

Shifting Mindsets for Better Health, a continuing education podcast produced by our partners at Central Michigan University with a grant from the Children’s Foundation. This podcast series brings together healthcare professionals across disciplines to share insight into the far-reaching effects the coronavirus pandemic has on children, caretakers and medical care providers.

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Dr. Heather Polinsky is the Director of the School of Broadcast and Cinematic Arts at Central Michigan University. Before pursuing academia, Dr. Polinsky worked as an audio engineer at SoundTrax Recording Studios in Raleigh, North Carolina.