AGES & STAGES

Self-Esteem in Children
Developing Self-Esteem

BY THE AMERICAN ACADEMY OF PEDIATRICS   NOV 2017 HOW TO BUILD SELF-WORTH AND BOOST YOUR CHILD’S CONFIDENCE How can we help our child develop a h…

bully, teaching about bullies, making friends in elementary school
Friend or Foe?

AMERICAN ACADEMY OF PEDIATRICS    OCT 2017 TEACHING YOUR CHILD TO CHOOSE FRIENDS WISELY I came to the realization this past year that the days of hand…

Teens Making Friends
Teen Social Skills

AMERICAN ACADEMY OF PEDIATRICS    SEP 2017 MAKING FRIENDS IN HIGH SCHOOL “I don’t have any friends. At school, everyone’s always making fun of me.” Fe…

Separation Anxiety
Separation Anxiety

NEMOURS    SEP 2017 AGES, STAGES, CAUSES, AND HELPFUL STRATEGIES TO COMBAT ANXIETY Tearful, tantrum-filled goodbyes are common during a child’s earlie…

The Difficult Child
The Difficult Child

AMERICAN ACADEMY OF PEDIATRICS    SEP 2017 UNDERSTANDING AND FINDING SOLUTIONS TO HELP YOUR DIFFICULT CHILD Some children are “easy.” They are predict…

Teens and Grades
Teen Grades

ANN K. DOLIN, M.E.d.    AUG 2017 TEACHING TEENS TO STUDY CORRECTLY AND RETAIN INFORMATION As report card time approaches, tests will be coming at stud…

braces
Getting Braces

KARSON KUPIEC    JUNE 2017 8 THINGS MOMS MUST KNOW For millions of families around the country, braces and childhood tend to go hand-in-hand. This lea…

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Baby Learning

NAPS   JUNE 2017 HELPING YOUR INFANT DISCOVER THE BIG WORLD Playtime “For a baby, any time is playtime,” notes Dr. Hill-Scott, “and it’s more about fi…