Tips for Kindergarten Parents

The big day has arrived. You have put your child’s new outfit on and combed her hair (and yours), The time has arrived to meet your child’s first “big school” teacher. Follow these tips for kindergarten parents to make the most of your and your child’s...

Stress-free Holidays

Stress-free Holidays by Ellen Begley, M.Ed., RN, NCC, LPC Stress and anxiety is contagious, and the holidays can make parents and children more like Scrooge than that lovely Norman Rockwell painting. Here are some things that can make the holidays calmer. Start with...

Power Struggles

Power Struggles—Battles Over Small Things The little things we battle over with our children, like putting on shoes and eating vegetables, leave us exhausted and make us wonder who is in charge. “No!” and “You can’t make me!” are the words you dread and cause you to...