Seperation Anxiety At Tuesday’s Child, we work with children that have a variety of behavioral issues including separation anxiety. Separation anxiety in children can be the result from a variety of influences like genetics and environment, but many of the root
Preparing Your Child, and Yourself, for the Upcoming School Year
The school year is quickly approaching! As you’re gearing up your child for back-to-school, it’s important to remember to prepare yourself as well.
2023 Chicago Budget Town Hall
Join this year’s annual Budget Engagement Forums to hear from City leaders on the 2023 budget and to share priorities on City services.
A Letter From the Executive Director
Dear TC Families, As you know, violence erupted at yesterday’s Independence Day celebration in Highland Park when a shooter opened fire on those gathered for a parade. This horrible act left seven people dead and dozens more wounded. Our thoughts
Sensory-Friendly Adaptation of Disney’s Winnie-the-Pooh
Disney’s Winnie the Pooh will offer a sensory-friendly performance on Friday, May 27 at 7 p.m. This adaptation is designed to be suitable for those with autism, sensory processing disorder and other developmental diagnoses.
Cash Assistance Program Opens Soon
Mayor Lightfoot’s Chicago Resilient Communities Pilot is now accepting applications. Eligible residents will receive $500 a month for twelve months.
Kohl Children’s Museum Event
Kohl Children’s Museum was specifically designed to be inclusive of all children and adults regardless of ability. The Museum is hosting an event, titled Everyone at Play, that provides opportunities for calm, creative, and collaborative play.
Transitioning out of Preschool: Tips for You and Your Child
Your child will be going to kindergarten soon. It’s a time of excitement, and you may be asking yourself, “Is my child prepared for this change?” Or perhaps, the question is: “Am I prepared for this change?” Have no fear! We have some recommendations for best transitioning yourself—and your child—out of preschool and onto their next academic adventure.
How to Talk to Kids About Big Emotions
Sometimes it seems like the littlest kids have the biggest emotions. How can we give kids the tools they need to express how they’re feeling, before their emotions take over? Try this technique from Tuesday’s Child staff psychologist, Dr. Genevieve Nehrt.
Is it Time to Seek Help for my Child’s Behavior?
15% of preschool-aged children struggle with disruptive behavior. While some outgrow it, others benefit from the help of early behavior interventions.