A Nurturing Environment for Developing Life Long Skills The Harmonium Whole Child Model
What is unique about Harmonium’s Program? The Whole Child Model
A Whole Child" is one who:
attains physical, intellectual and spiritual well-being,
experiences strong, positive family attachment,
interacts constructively in a social context,
has a sense of hope, and
lives in an environment that encourages him/her to succeed.
The Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACE) Study is a major American research project that poses the question of whether, and how, childhood experiences affect healthy growth, behavior and learning. Sponsored by the CDC, it has begun to answer the question : How do we recognize and address the events in children’s lives that affect their healthy growth and development?
Trained childcare professionals with varied mental health training
Sensitivity & accommodations occur throughout the school
Creation of nurturing and safe environments.
Focus is on students’ educational success through emotional & physical safety, empowerment, trust, choice, & collaboration