AGES & STAGES

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Shyness

BY ILLINOIS LEARNING PROJECT   SEPT 2016 When fearfulness is a personality trait Shyness involves anxiety/fear in social situations and reluctance to …

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Setting Limits

BY KATHY OLIVER   SEPT 2016 Teaching kids to respect the limits you set! What’s the one thing that you can give to your child, and you will never hear…

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Get Ready for New Sibling

GFM    SEPT 2016 How to prepare your children for the birth of a new sibling A new baby brings joys and challenges to a family. Parents are excited, b…

The Bully in Pigtails
The Bully in Pigtails

BY ERIK FISHER, PH.D., AKA DR. E   JUNE 2016 Empowering girls to be assertive but kind  I think we all have begun to see a disturbing trend in recent …

Is Your Newborn Sick?
Is Your Newborn Sick?

GFM Newborns cry, wet, eat, and sleep. That’s pretty much it. They may not have a schedule yet, so they can sleep through feeding times, sometimes, or…

Infertility
Is Stress Making You Infertile?

GFM Megan and her husband of Perry decided it was the perfect time to start a family. After six months of trying, she was convinced that stress was to…