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The 3Es Workshop for Parents & Caregivers, Erin Mills Connects

The 3Es Workshop: Unlocking Social-Emotional Development

Part 1: February 21, 2024 

Part 2: February 28, 2024 

Time: 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Embark on a transformative journey with Erin Mills Connects as we present a special two-part online workshop, in collaboration with the University of Toronto Mississauga’s Centre for Child Development, Mental Health, and Policy (CCDMP). Join us on February 21st and February 28th, 2024, from 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM, as we delve into the essence of social-emotional development through The 3Es: Emotion Regulation, Empathy for Self, and Empathy for Others.

What to Expect:

Part 1 - February 21, 2024: Explore the foundation of social-emotional development as we navigate the intricate aspects of emotion regulation. Uncover practical insights into understanding and managing emotions, laying the groundwork for a healthier and more connected life.

Part 2 - February 28, 2024: Continue your journey with us as we delve into the remaining 3Es - Empathy for Self and Empathy for Others. Gain valuable strategies to cultivate a compassionate understanding of your own emotions and those of the people around you, fostering meaningful connections within your personal and professional spheres.

Workshop Highlights:

  • Insightful Discussions: Engage in thought-provoking discussions facilitated by experts from CCDMP, providing a deeper understanding of The 3Es and their impact on social-emotional well-being.
  • Practical Strategies: Acquire practical strategies and tools that you can integrate into your daily life, work, and family dynamics.
  • Interactive Sessions: Participate in interactive sessions designed to enhance your learning experience, ensuring that you can immediately apply what you've learned.

Who Should Attend:

  • Parents and caregivers
  • Educators and school professionals
  • Mental health advocates
  • Anyone interested in personal and professional development


Join us for The 3Es Workshop and be part of a community committed to fostering social-emotional development. Let's build a world where understanding, empathy, and emotional well-being thrive. See you there!

Note: There will be another event called. Parenting & Caregiving with The 3Es

Date: Wednesdays, June 5 & 12, 2023
Time: 12:00 – 2:00 p.m.
Location: The webinar link will be shared with registered participants by email prior to the session start time.
Over 2 sessions, parents/caregivers will learn about children’s social-emotional development, specifically “The 3Es of Social-Emotional Development”: emotion regulation, empathy for the self, and empathy for others. During these sessions, practical strategies for supporting children’s development and mental health will also be shared.
Dr. Ruthie Speidel and CCDMP Training Team, Centre for Child Development, Mental Health & Policy, UTM. For more information about the CCDMP, please see their website or subscribe to their new e-newsletter.
Registration Required. University of Toronto students, staff, postdoctoral fellows and faculty are welcome. Partners and family members (including chosen family members) who are co-caregivers with U of T students, staff, postdoctoral fellows and faculty are also welcome to attend. If you have any access needs to ensure your full participation in this event, please contact the Family Care Office and we will try our best to work with you and make appropriate arrangements.