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Professional Stories of HOPE: Dr. Laura Koenigs’ Story

Laura Koenigs, MD, FSAHM, FAAP, Vice Chair of Education, Program Director, Pediatric Residency, UMMS-Baystate It is wonderful watching parents light up (and the teens squirm but smile) as they gush about their children. “I listened to Dr. Sege give a…

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Personal Stories of HOPE: Corey Best’s Story

Corey Best, a member of the HOPE National Advisory Board and the Birth Parent National Network (BPNN) | CTF Alliance HOPE from a parenting perspective is recognizing my child’s ability to grow, to learn, to continue to have a growth mindset, and…

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Personal Stories of HOPE: Anna Hadingham’s Story

Anna Hadingham, educator and theater artist working with the Apollinaire theater company, the Chelsea Collaborative, and Peronia Adolescente We all need to feel like we belong in a space where other people accept us, where our lives and identities matter. This story is adapted…

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Personal Stories of HOPE: Dr. Moira Szilagyi’s Story

Dr. Moira Szilagyi, American Academy of Pediatrics president-elect, academic pediatrician at UCLA, interim division chief of general pediatrics, and section chief of developmental behavioral pediatrics Resilience is dependent on the earliest relationships children have, because all the other resilience characteristics…

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Personal Stories of HOPE: Brooke Adams’ Story

Brooke Adams, a first-generation college graduate with a master’s degree in social work and a passion for working with students from under-resourced communities I am now recognizing how much it mattered to me to have someone who really watched out…

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Creating Positive Experiences for School-Age Children

Dr. Robert Sege, Director of the HOPE National Resource Center, wrote a series of parent brochures for the American Academy of Pediatrics’ healthychildren.org. Each brochure offers advice on creating positive experiences for children during this time of Covid-19, with different brochures…

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Creating Positive Experiences For your Infant

Dr. Robert Sege, Director of the HOPE National Resource Center, wrote a series of parent brochures for the American Academy of Pediatrics’ healthychildren.org. Each brochure offers advice on creating positive experiences for children during this time of Covid-19, with different brochures…

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During Pandemic, Reports of Child Abuse Have Decreased

In this video William Brangham interviews Dr. Rober Sege and other medical providers discussing the fears that child abuse may be rising due to the pandemic. Included with the video is a list of resources recommended by the experts in…

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