Sign up for our newsletter

Share This Story

News and Opinion Oct 27, 2022

Pamela Cantor M.D. on National PTA Notes from the Backpack Podcast

Relationships are central to how we manage stress, how we feel safe, how we learn and build complex skills. None of this was understood when our education system was designed.

–Pamela Cantor, M.D. on Notes from the Backpack

Turnaround for Children Founder and Senior Science Advisor, Pamela Cantor M.D., was a guest on Episode 64 of the National PTA podcast, Notes from the Backpack.

In the episode, “Helping Your Child Through Crisis,” Dr. Cantor shares advice for helping young people through times of crisis and discusses how adults can speak with children about challenging topics while still finding ways to cope themselves. Dr. Cantor reiterates the importance of trusting relationships, sticking to routines and building resilience in combatting the negative impacts of stress and navigating difficult times.

Listen above or read the transcript here.