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Guidance for Families on Emotional Self-Regulation and Alternatives to Eliminate Violence in Parenting
Place of publication | Year of publication | Collation: 
Washington D.C. | 2020 | 9 p.
Maite Onochie
Corporate author: 
UNICEF; Pan American Health Organization (PAHO)
Latin America and the Caribbean
© Organización Panamericana de la Salud (OPS) y el Fondo de las Naciones Unidas para la Infancia (UNICEF) 2020

This material seeks to guide families in the role of caregivers. It proposes important recommendations in the first three years of life. It gives alternatives on how to calm young children, how to handle self-care by caregivers, how to handle crying, and promote emotional regulation and containment.


Resource Type: 
Toolkits and practical guides
Peace / Culture of peace
Level of education: 
Early Childhood Care and Education (ECCE)
Non-formal education


Parenting; Discipline