Certificate of Achievement

Riaz Hussain

has completed the following course:

Coping with Changes: Social-Emotional Learning Through Play

The LEGO Foundation

This online course explored the basic elements of Learning through Play, age-sensitive social emotional learning and mental health and psychosocial support. The course covered topics such as - Learning through Play - Holistic skill development - Adversity/resilience - Social Support - Identification of distress - Predictability and Child Development - Perspective-taking - Adults wellbeing

9 weeks, 2 hours per week

Amy Jo Dowd

Head of Evidence,

The LEGO Foundation


Learning outcomes

  • Apply social emotional learning through Play in practise
  • Identify how we learn through play
  • Demonstrate strategies to support a child’s learning through play in relation to social-emotional learning
  • Explain Mental Health Psychosocial Support and Social Emotional Learning
  • Demonstrate mitigation strategies
  • Identify the challenges children may face in transitions back and forth from remote learning/homes to in-person/schools during crisis
  • Develop routines to create a sense of normalcy through rapid transitions and changes
  • Apply strategies to collaborate with other adults to create consistency across a child’s social-ecological system
  • Explain why adult wellbeing is important for children
  • Demonstrate stress management strategies, including mindfulness, individual and social strategies
  • Explore the different phases of brain development and the potential effects of crisis on their social, emotional, and cognitive development
  • Apply psychosocial support for children in early childhood 
  • Design their own age-sensitive activities to support children in crisis


  • Foundations of Learning through Play  
  • Importance of MHPSS / SEL in Crisis 
  • Adult Wellbeing  
  • Age sensitive SEL knowledge and activities
  • Coping with Changes and Transitions 

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Issued on 16th December 2020

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Free online course:

Coping with Changes: Social-Emotional Learning Through Play

The LEGO Foundation