Telma Abrahão, biomedical doctor, specialist in Neuroscience and child development explains how parents’ Emotional Education and the Prevention of Childhood Trauma can Shape the Future
In a world where children are increasingly exposed to a variety of stresses and challenges, the need for neuroaware parenting guidance has never been more critical, as these professionals play a key role in building lasting mental and emotional health, from their earliest years. years of life.
“Research reveals that adverse childhood experiences (AIE), such as abuse, neglect and witnessing domestic violence, are directly correlated with the development of mental health problems in adulthood. According to the CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention ), individuals who have experienced four or more types of ACE are significantly more likely to face problems such as depression, anxiety and high-risk behaviors”, explains Telma.
Trauma prevention begins at home, with parents and caregivers who are adequately informed and emotionally prepared to provide a safe and stable environment. Early intervention is key: children who receive adequate emotional and cognitive support have greater resilience and are less likely to develop relationship, socialization, learning problems or mental disorders.
And to take this knowledge even further, Telma Abrahão founded the first Corporate University in Brazil focused on self-knowledge, neurosciences and human development: Unineuroconsciente .
A private institution that certifies health and education professionals and anyone who wishes to work as a Neuroconscious Parental Advisor and work with families in this important mission of educating an emotionally healthy human being.
Parents’ emotional education is an essential pillar. Parents who understand and manage their own emotions are better equipped to teach their children to do the same. This aspect is often neglected when preparing for fatherhood and motherhood, but it is crucial for the emotional and mental health of the entire family.
Today’s parents face unprecedented challenges, including the pressure of social media, the difficulty of balancing work and family life, and access to an almost unlimited range of information that is not always reliable. Parental anxiety, burnout, and uncertainty about best educational practices are also common issues.
Neuroconscious Parental Educator is a professional who specializes in child development and behavior and helps parents better understand the neuroscience behind children’s behavior and the importance of emotional connection, offering strategies and practical tools to address common challenges parents face with their children. .
Through mentoring, workshops, lectures and individual consultancy, parental coaches provide support for:
- Identify and respond appropriately to children’s emotional needs.
- Develop positive parenting practices that promote a safe family environment.
- Teach emotional regulation and conflict resolution skills.
- Create a solid foundation for children’s mental health that will last a lifetime.
Neuroconscious Parental Educator will increasingly be invaluable in building a healthier and more conscious society. Investing in the education and emotional support of parents is investing in the well-being of future generations.
* Telma Abrahão has already written 14 books. The best sellers “Evolving parents” and “Parenting with love & science”, in addition to 12 books in digital version sold exclusively by Amazon , and which are available in more than 15 countries around the world. On her social networks she has millions of followers and helps parents and professionals understand the neuroscience behind child behavior and development. Follow on Instagram .