For many parents, the battle to delay their child becoming active in social media starts earlier than we would like to admit. Professional Counselor & Registered Play Therapist, Laura McLaughlin, talks about what you can do as a parent to help your child navigate this new world.
Behavior & Development
Read about raising happy and confident children, improving their concentration, screen time alternatives, navigating school friendships and more in our Behavior & Development section for school-aged kids.
Good judgment & decision-making skills develop from experience and reflection. Give your child experience in making decisions and the opportunity to reflect & learn.
“Because I say so!” stops working with tweens. Your best strategy is a strong relationship, clear limits, and lots of empathy. Here’s how.
Child and adolescent therapist, Laura McLaughlin, talks about how to identify childhood stress and help manage it.
These Montessori techniques will help you empower your child to handle their own conflicts, rather than playing the dreaded role of referee.
Montessori Educator & Principal, Gavin McCormack, shares 8 essential life skills to teach your child.
Between school and a myriad of after-school activities, your child may not have a second to breathe. Here are some warning signs that they have too much on their plate and tips to avoid overscheduling…
Focusing on young girls’ looks might seem harmless, but it can be damaging in more ways than one. As a mother of three girls, I’m respectfully asking you to stop…
Getting your kids to go to bed can be a nightly chore, but these special finds help promote comfort, relaxation and a good night’s sleep.
Young children have limited capacity to express their feelings verbally. How can we know how they’re doing and support their well-being effectively?