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Sibling Rivalry and The Myth of Whole Family Fun

Why do kids fight so much? And what can you do about it?

Join us as we talk about ways to alleviate sibling rivalry and bust the myth of "whole family fun"

October 15, 2020

The Truth About Self-Esteem

As parents, we all want our kids to grow up to be happy and healthy. Part of happiness and good mental health is having good self-esteem.

But what is self-esteem? Where does it come from? And how can you impact your child’s self-esteem?

October 8, 2020

The Power of Praise

Sometimes it can be a lot harder to get your child to start a positive behavior than it is to get them to stop a negative one. Counting is a quick, effective, and calm way to get kids to stop doing the things they're not supposed to, but it's not the right tactic for getting them to START doing the things you want them to do like get up and dressed in the morning, do their homework, set the table without being asked, and more.

So what's a parent to do?

October 1, 2020

Child Discipline in Public

Imagine that you’re doing your weekly grocery run. You have your 3-year-old with you and they’re doing well, sitting in the cart and playing with the toy you thought to bring for them. (Well done!)

Then you turn down the juice aisle. You just need a half-gallon of apple juice, but as soon as they see the shiny silver of the Capri Sun pouches...

September 24, 2020

Too Much On Your Plate?

Me too. And this year seems to have piled it on.
Today we're talking with Dr. Phelan about what affect all that stress and busyness has on us, how the pandemic is impacting our level of "busy", and more...
September 18, 2020
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