Good Enough Parenting

Reasons why addicts deny help from treatment for substance...

2016-09-05

Armed with excuses, addicts will always deny help with their substance abuse issues. The truth is, no one can decide on treatment for addiction except the addict. Unfortunately, th...

Splitting Up the Kids...

2016-08-28

In most divorces or separations, the children live together at one parents home. There are times though, when the children end up in different households after a separation or divo...

What Exactly Is 'The Best Interest of the Child'?...

2016-08-24

For every need of children there is a corresponding responsibility. I suggest that a new approach, a responsibility-to-needs orientation to children’s best interests, is vital t...

Separation Anxiety and Parental Visitation...

2016-07-26

You may be used to thinking of separation anxiety as a set of behaviors young toddlers commonly exhibit when separating from their primary caregiver. In fact, if your kids have alr...

Slow Processing Speed and Anxiety: What You Need to Know...

2016-07-22

Most kids with learning and attention issues face situations that make them feel anxious. Often, these situations involve their weakness. For a child with dyslexia, it might be r...

When a Divorced Parent Abandons or Rejects the Kids...

2016-07-07

Following divorce, most parents are eager to see the children as frequently as possible. Often this desire results in heated battles inside or out of court focused around custody i...

Publicly Shaming Your Ex On The Internet Is Not Going To Solve ...

2016-06-21

Sometimes, relationships do not work out. There can be any number of reasons. You grew apart, you grew close to someone else, you grew to hate the sound of their voice. More seriou...

Is your alcohol consumption harmful?...

2016-06-20

Drinking in moderation is not detrimental to your health and can actually be beneficial. It is a good idea to work out whether you are drinking within healthy limits, and try to cu...

Child anxiety...

2016-06-08

Just like diabetes, hair color and baldness anxiety runs in families. If anyone in your extended family has a history of anxiety or OCD your children are at risk of dealing with an...

Introducing New Partner Too Fast, Too Soon...

2016-06-05

A parent may view the separation as an event, but to the child, the separation is a process. A childs mourning and grieving the loss of their parents marriage typically takes month...