About Michele Tryon, CCLS

Michele Tryon, CHKD community outreach coordinator and parent educator has worked with children and families for 30 years, providing services in the hospital, home, school and community setting. Michele is a Certified Child Life Specialist, a Certified Positive Discipline™ parent educator, a nationally recognized trainer/consultant for Nurturing Parenting Programs™ and co-author of The Nurturing Program for Parents and Their Children with Special Needs and Health Challenges©.
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    tryon_imagine that_small Posted By: Michele Tryon, CCLS
    Tuesday, August 21, 2018

    Imagine That!

    When we encourage imagination and creativity in our children, we are enhancing their thinking skills, developing their confidence, and helping them manage their emotions. Read full post>>

    Tryon_kids and stress_small Posted By: Michele Tryon, CCLS
    Tuesday, July 17, 2018

    How to Help Your Child Manage Stress

    When your child is stressed by everyday demands or unexpected changes, parents play a critical role in creating balance and modeling healthy coping. Read full post>>

    Tryon_Sharing_Small Posted By: Michele Tryon, CCLS
    Tuesday, June 05, 2018

    Learning to Share

    Sharing is an important social skill that children will need to succeed. Learning to share is a part of healthy development, and we as parents and caregivers can teach and encourage it. Read full post>>

    Tryon_Summer Camp_Small Posted By: Michele Tryon, CCLS
    Monday, May 14, 2018

    Preparing for Summer Camp

    Summer camp provides many opportunities to learn and grow, and to develop lifelong skills like confidence and independence. Here are a few tips to get your children started off on the right foot. Read full post>>

    Tryon_Learning and Play_Small Posted By: Michele Tryon, CCLS
    Tuesday, May 08, 2018

    Playful Children, Healthy Community

    When children are engaged in play, they show us who they are and how they get things done. Read full post>>

    Tryon_Helping children manage emotions_Small Posted By: Michele Tryon, CCLS
    Tuesday, March 06, 2018

    Helping Young Children Manage Emotion

    When children are experiencing strong emotions, teach them words to use and actions to take in order to get their needs met in healthy, positive ways. Learning these skills now, will ultimately help them succeed in life. Read full post>>