Introducing Our New Family Storytelling Guide

Cover photo boys embracing storytelling in the home

Discover how CPI’s Storytelling Manual is spurring requests for home storytelling guides, addressing the needs of displaced children, refugees, and families impacted by trauma.

Exclusive Interview with Professor Caroline Beauregard.

Professor Caroline Beauregard smiling

We recently interviewed Dr. Caroline Beauregard, a CPI Advisory Board member who, as an art therapist, works with immigrant and refugee children to help them recover a sense of well-being. We wanted to know how she creates “safe spaces,” so that children feel free to talk about – and illustrate – traumatic episodes in their lives. Here is an edited transcript of our discussion.

Why Donating to Children’s Non-Profit Organizations is Important.

Girl in Pakistan participating in CPI activities to help vulnerable children

Donating to children’s non-profit organizations can be a powerful way to make a positive impact on the world. By giving to these organizations, you can help provide vital resources and support to children in need, including access to education, healthcare, and necessities like food and shelter. In this article, we’ll explore why donating to children’s […]

The Human Brain is Hardwired for Song and Dance.

Two girls performing traditional song and dance

Neuroscientists Eric Jarvis and Constantina Theofanopoulo Talk Song and Dance. As part of our Song and Dance Program, CPI Interviewed two neuroscientists whose work demonstrates that our brains are hardwired for song and dance.  Here are some excerpts from that interview, particularly relevant to CPI’s work with children. By Late Childhood, we Develop the Abilities […]

U.S. Surgeon General Issues Advisory On The Effect Of Screens On Kids.

U.S. Surgeon General Issues Advisory On The Effect Of Screens On Kids.

Children’s Development at Risk. On May 23, the U.S. Surgeon General – America’s top doctor – issued an Advisory. He’s expressing concern regarding the effect of too much screen time on the mental health of children and teens.  Children are vulnerable to the impact of big tech! CPI, a champion of play-based learning, is pleased […]

Excerpts From CPI’s Interview With Susan Linn

Susan Linn The Case for Make Believe book cover

The Importance of Play Based Learning Susan Linn is a leading expert on the impact of Big Tech and big business on children. A renowned author, psychologist, and award-winning ventriloquist, she advocates for play-based learning. Link to the full interview here. Excerpts from ChildsPlay International’s Interview with Susan Linn, Ph.D, author of “Who’s Raising the […]

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