Validation means letting kids share their thoughts and feelings without judging or criticizing them. It means that you understand what your child feels is real to her. And it’ a powerful parenting too.
Teachers: Thank you for the vital role you play in the lives of our children, so much of it unseen and unrecognized.
At my baby shower, I received a simple book filled with blank pages. Little did I know that this would be the best, most meaningful baby gift.
As parents, it’s hard to see our kids experience friendship problems. This article shares steps to help your child develop healthy relational skills.
As my kids grow, moments to connect with my family are becoming more limited. So I’m trying not to miss little opportunities for connection when they arise.
Big emotions like anger are uncomfortable for kids and adults. This article shares ways to help kids learn to manage anger in healthy ways.
Do you and your kids understand the difference between mean and bullying behavior? Understanding the difference helps kids know how to navigate each situation.
When should parents talk to their kids about sex? What should they say? Is there a way to make these conversations less awkward?
Research finds that girl boy friendships are important because they give kids a chance to explore themselves outside of gender scripts an more.
How do parents teach their kids about consent? What words should we use? What age should we start having these conversations?