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How I Know My Mind: Sensory toys to help kids

By April 12, 2024April 16th, 2024Featured Mental Health Videos

Sensory toys can add value to a child’s life by supporting emotional wellness when feeling stressed, anxious, or overwhelmed. Psychologist and author Dr. Tamar Chansky and occupational therapists and mothers from Fun & Function in Narberth, Pa., and owner of Tildie’s Toy Box in Philadelphia, Pa., share how parents can best meet their child’s sensory needs for the “How I Know My Mind” series. 

“How I Know My Mind” features people throughout the Philadelphia region sharing ways they maintain their mental well-being. The series is an extension of the Know Your Mind mental health public health campaign that Independence Blue Cross launched in 2020 to educate the community about symptoms of depression and anxiety and offer resources to support mental health. 

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