Introducing Agent Pensby: A New Tool to Teach Kids About Anxiety

We thrilled to introduce a new therapeutic resource for children with anxiety: Agent Pensby and the Golden Fish: A Tale About Anxiety. Agent Pensby works as a zoo penguin, that is when is not being called away for his real job as a super-spy, hired by the Queen of England to protect the world. In his first adventure, Agent Pensby is …

Carey EmmersonIntroducing Agent Pensby: A New Tool to Teach Kids About Anxiety

Happy Back-To-School Week!

We are celebrating a new year of school for all you teachers, parents, and students with a special edition of MIND-N-METTLE questions that we will be revealing each day until Friday. Check in every day to see our current question and comment with your answers (no googling before you post!). We’ll reveal the correct answer at the end of each …

Carey EmmersonHappy Back-To-School Week!

Planning a Great Fall Kickoff

Only one weekend to go. One weekend until the flurry of fall activities hits us once more. There’ll be back to school, the beginning of fall sports, and club sign-ups, making early fall one of the busiest times of the year. I know parents, teachers, and program leaders who’ve been planning, and shopping, and counting down the days until the …

Carey EmmersonPlanning a Great Fall Kickoff

Welcome to Alcove!

Welcome to our blog! Here we plan to share with you what’s going on at Alcove Child and Youth Resources as well as any other material that we think may help you in your work with children and young people. As you will see from the rest of our site, our goal is to help children and youth develop intellectually, …

Carey EmmersonWelcome to Alcove!