Because a child’s brain develops 85% of its capacity by the age of 5, it is the optimal time to teach skills to manage stress. With the increase of ACES (Adverse Childhood Experiences) on the rise in our country, mental health is declining. Early prevention with self regulation and self help skills strengthens children mentally and emotionally. For more information and stories, check out this link for an in depth view of Janai Grandma Boom Mestrovich’s approach to EMPOWER SUPERKIDS. You will gain a wide range of stimulating ideas to use with children.