On the heels of LIHOP Shenzhen’s grand opening event on March 30, the clinic hosted the Whole Child and Parent Support Week from April 10th to April 15th. Screening sessions in four different areas were offered to families in the community. The success of screening in Speech and Language, Motor Skills, Attention, and Play Consultations motivated the clinic to extend the offer for further screening sessions until the end of April.
The purpose of the event was to provide resources and recommendations for geared toward optimal growth. Parents took part in presentations that gave them ideas for creating the best environment for their children in bilingual education. They also heard presentations on developing a child’s executive functions and growth-centered physical activity for children from ages 2-6. The event included daily informational workshops that several parents and local teachers attended. Teachers came to the workshop on ‘Exercises to Improve Fitness and Learning’. Sessions were available with translation.