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A message to all the parents out there feeling powerless and unheard: YOU ARE NOT! You are not powerless and you are certainly not unheard! You have no idea how much power your words carry in the heads and hearts of your children. What you say MATTERS! Your words form the voice your kids carry around with them for the rest of their life. I know it looks like they aren't listening. It feels like Continue reading
I talked a lot about establishing family values and shared rules in another post. I thought a worksheet might make actually establishing these very important elements a bit easier. This would make a terrific activity for your next family night - just print a copy for each person and remember that the goal is to create a vision that everyone can feel connected to. So, value every opinion, listen respectfully to each other, and - most importantly - have fun! Oh, and I'd love to hear how this worked out for your family. Continue reading
I was thrilled when the great folks over at EasyRead recently asked me to contribute again! It's so nice to work with other people who really care about the health and well-being of kids. I debated a bit trying to decide on a topic... and then I happened to have a client come in quite worked up over her upcoming mid-term exams. So, I decided we could all probably use Continue reading
I was so honored when the very nice people over at Oxford Learning Solutions recently asked me to contribute to their blog. You all know by now that I have a real soft spot for helping children cope with all the tough situations life throws at them. And Continue reading
Conflict is an inevitable part of every co-habitating relationship. When we live together, sometimes we fight. We don’t all agree on every decision all the time. This holds for husbands and wives, parents and children, siblings. It doesn’t matter who you are, if you live under the same roof, occasionally you will face conflict! Continue reading

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