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How to Talk to Kids About Difficult Topics

By Sandra Dougherty, LMSW Talking to children about subjects such as conflict and violence can feel daunting. Learn some simple, easy-to-use strategies for engaging in these conversations with courage and…

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Signs of Anxiety & Depression in Children & Teens

Considering all of the changes and stressors kids have experienced this year, it’s important that parents be aware of the common signs and symptoms of anxiety and depression in children…

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Parents: 3 Tips for Adjusting to Remote Learning

The beginning of a new school year is upon us, and many parents of school-aged children are facing the specific challenges that come along with navigating remote learning. Tasked with…

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3 Tips for Helping Kids Understand Race and Racism

Nationwide demonstrations calling for social justice for Black Americans have been ongoing for several weeks now, broadcast on the news, discussed on social media, and taking root on the streets…

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3 Tips for Talking to Kids About Coronavirus

Kids everywhere are feeling the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. On top of the stress related to the virus itself, schools are closed, parents are either feeling the stress of…

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10 Tips for Disciplining Your Child

Post by Theresa K. Cooke MA, LMSW, LLP Enforcing consequences for your child's behavior is a challenging yet necessary task. Here are 10 ways you can assert and establish parental control:…