Validation is one of the most powerful parenting tools, and yet it is often left out of traditional behavioral parent training programs.
Last week when I called my kids down for breakfast, they didn’t want to come. They had pulled out all of their stuffed animals and were completely absorbed in pretend play. So I brought up some food and listened in:
The Kindergartner: "Bad news. Every watering hole is dried up. But we must never give up!"
Most teens and many preteens use some form of social media and have a profile on a social networking site. Many visit these sites every day.
There are plenty of good things about social media — but also many risks and things kids and teens should avoid. They don't always make good choices when they post something to a site, and this can lead to problems.
Looking at the word “discipline”, it gives a very negative feeling in general. When we say “discipline your child” we mean, teaching your child habits and manners that will help them shape their life positively and in a manner acceptable in the society they live in. Youth is the future of the nation.
Your child’s teacher is perhaps the only person who spends a lot of time with her every day except for you. It is important that you are in touch with her at all times. Positive involvement with the teacher can improve the child’s performance in both the academic and emotional sphere.
5 Anti-Bullying Tips Your Child Needs To Stop Feeling Helpless. Does your 10 year old son come home from school with unexplained bruises he refuses to talk about? Have you noticed that your 14 year old daughter has suddenly grown quiet and reserved since she joined her new school?