Words matter. This post shares parent phrases to avoid and what to say instead to connect and foster well-being in kids and teens.
Slang is continually evolving, making it difficult for adults to keep up. Yet, slang offers a sneak peek into the everyday lives of teens.
In simple terms, healthy communication happens when two people or a group have a discussion, and those involved feel heard and respected.
One-word intentions have grown in popularity in recent years. Unlike traditional New Years’ resolutions, one-word intentions are simple and straightforward.
Deep listening is an essential but increasingly rare skill these days. Yet, it is key to fostering meaningful, supportive relationships.
Over the years, these simple phrases have helped me validate my kids’ experiences, stay engaged in their lives, and instill confidence. Do you have a phrase that works like magic in your family?
Studies find that family dinner offers benefits such as increased academic performance, lower obesity rates, improved well-being, and more.
With the constant stream of negative news about coronavirus and so much uncertainty, many kids are feeling fear and anxiety right now. Here’s how parents can help.
How can parents best support their kids as they head back-to-school? Here are three ways to help kids navigate the bumps in the road.
Family conflict and arguments are inevitable. Differing needs and expectations create friction. These three steps will transform arguments in your home.