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Bully-Proof Your Child with These 3 Skills...

2017-10-14

Connection with caring friends and supportive adults act as a shield of sorts, giving your child strength to overcome the challenge a bully presents. In fact, being socially connec...

The Best Way to Teach Your Child Healthy Boundaries...

2017-02-27

When a child's boundaries are disrespected, they are likely to grow up with unhealthy boundaries themselves. Their boundaries will either be too loose or too rigid....

When My Kids Ask Why Their Parents Are Not Together, This Is Wh...

2017-02-05

Children often ask challenging questions. Especially questions about your divorce. Here are some great answers…...

5 Smart Questions to Ask During Parent Teacher Conference...

2017-02-05

As a parent, I love to hear about my children’s successes. I already know they’re wonderful, but I also know that they’re perfectly imperfect human beings. So as much as I kn...

What is a Family System?...

2017-01-24

The emotional interdependence presumably evolved to promote the cohesiveness and cooperation families require to protect, shelter, and feed their members. Heightened tension, howev...

Three Ways to Raise Secure Children...

2016-11-01

Sometimes easier said than done, but be busy parenting, rather than constantly being busy with what the other parent is doing wrong, court action or constant negativity. Remember t...

How Passive Aggression Hurts Children...

2016-10-09

For many couples, holding onto a grudge - smoldering but not letting a disagreement erupt into a fighting match - may seem like the best way to deal with a conflict. But research s...

8 Powerful Ways To Conquer Stress...

2016-09-30

The ability to manage your emotions and remain calm under pressure has a direct link to your performance. TalentSmart has conducted research with more than a million people, and fo...

This Is What Parenting With Anxiety Is Like...

2016-09-16

I hope, if anything, that having anxiety teaches me to be more compassionate about the big emotions that my kids sometimes experience. And I hope that if either of them develops an...

Ambidextrousness | Why One Hand is Better than Two...

2016-09-10

In the early years, our children develop the ability to use both hands together, before a hand preference emerges. Some may choose one hand early on and stay with it, whereas othe...

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