As people are living longer and raising kids later in life, many parents are struggling with the particular demands of parenting teens while caring for their aging parents. Judy Zexter, psychotherapist and teen parenting expert, breaks down the challenges and urges parents to practice self care.
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Kindergarten teacher, Susan Hamilburg, shares some excellent tips for parents on practical things like what to pack and tasks to work on along with how to emotionally prepare their children going in to the school year.
Making friends can be rough. How can we help our little ones learn how to make lasting, healthy friendships and walk away from the damaging ones they will inevitably experience? Pediatric psychologist and author, Lynne Kenney, lays the foundation.
Tips for helping sensitive children handle new situations and events.
5 tips to help you get the best rest possible when traveling with a baby.
An interview with best selling author Dr. Cara Natterson offering advice for parents of teens trying to find balance on what to allow when it comes to drugs and alcohol.
Playing in the mud, watching butterflies, collecting rocks – these are the things that make childhood magical. Dr. Scott Sampson talks to us about the importance of ‘green time’ both for the future health of our children and the survival of our planet.
The teenage years do not need to be fraught with screaming fights, chronic friction or exaggerated rebellion. Parenting expert, Judy Zexter, shares tips to help guide parents of teens.
I was five and a half when my sister was born. “Your life will …
Dr. Lawrence Shapiro helps us learn how to maintain and grow empathy in our kids, and why it’s such a critical quality to preserve.