AAP Publishes KidsMates C.A.R.E.S. Approach for Developing Childhood Resilience
Boca Raton, FL, July 7, 2020 – KidsMates announces the publication of “Tips to Support Children When a Parent is in Prison” by healthychildren.org, the official parenting website of the American Academy of Pediatrics. “Having a parent in prison is an adverse childhood experience that can lead to poor health and wellbeing as an adult,” says KidsMates President and article author, Rosemary Martoma, MD, FAAP. “Our C.A.R.E.S. approach is based on the belief that supportive adults can empower children through their parent’s incarceration.”
Read the complete publication at healthychildren.org.
About KidsMates, Inc. KidsMates is a national non-profit company committed to helping children overcome adversity. KidsMates’ headquarters are located in Boca Raton, Florida. For more information, please visit the company’s website at www.kidsmates.org.
Rosemary Martoma, MBChB, MD, FAAP is a practicing pediatrician, criminal justice reform advocate, and president of KidsMates Inc., a national nonprofit organization. Dr. Martoma trained in New Zealand and America and regularly speaks before national audiences on proven techniques for developing resilience in children. Her work at KidsMates Inc. focuses on empowering children of incarcerated parents.
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