Parenting

19Aug 2016

GLPG clinician Tanya Tietema, MA, LLP answers some common questions & misconceptions about deciding to divorce and how the decision can impact your children.   Divorce or stay together? Parents often believe the golden rule is: “We have to stay together for the kids.” There are a lot of statistics to show that divorce causes negative effects on kids; however […]

20Jan 2016

If you are the parent of a child that struggles in school, a new year could be the fresh start you both need. A new year allows for you to take a renewed approach to helping your child succeed in the classroom; with difficulties stemming from ADD/ADHD and other mental disorders, or general disinterest, it may […]

29Jun 2015

“No! I’m playing! One more book!” scream your children as you try and institute those bedtime rituals you’ve been told are important. But why are those rituals important? In addition to your children’s (loud) voices may be the thought that it’s selfish to put your children to sleep even before the sun tucks in for […]

26Sep 2013

Congratulations, you’re having a baby! A baby changes everything, from the number of loads of laundry you do each week, the amount of sleep you’ll get to the revised role of every other family member. Maybe you are a first time parent, a couple that has been dealing with fertility issues, a blended family or […]