The Importance of Raising a Problem Solver

The Importance of Problem Solving with Your Child A 2010 study published in Behaviour Research and Therapy found that kids who lack problem-solving skills are at a higher risk of depression and suicidality. Additionally, the researchers found that teaching a child...

Build Trust with Your Child

Build Trust with Your Child- So they will come to you with their problems I was reading a news article the other day: a nine-year-old had committed suicide, yes 9!, in the article, the mother is quoted as saying, “I wish he had come to me.” Heartbreaking. I can’t...

5 Daily Questions for Parents

5 Daily Questions for Parents1. Did I bring a smile to my child’s face today?2. Did I help heal a wound for my child today?3. Did I do something today that my child felt was loving?4. Did I let go of my anger or disappointment about my child today?5. Did I do...

10 Critical Questions for Parents

Critical Questions for Parents 1. What does being a successful parent look like to you? 2. How important is being a successful parent to you? On a scale of 1-10, 1 not important and 10 most important role I have. 3. Why is it important? 4. How will you feel knowing...