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By Terri Apter Ph.D. on April 15, 2019 in Domestic Intelligence
It is time to retire Attachment Theory from its privileged place in psychology.
By David J Bredehoft Ph.D. on April 15, 2019 in The Age of Overindulgence
We need to raise spiritual children who have a sense of peacefulness, curiosity, industry, and awe, as well as a deep sense of empathy with others’ suffering.
By Carl E Pickhardt Ph.D. on April 15, 2019 in Surviving (Your Child's) Adolescence
To keep parent and teenager well connected as adolescence grows them apart, parents must be able to listen when their teenager wants to talk.
By Jeffrey Bernstein Ph.D. on April 14, 2019 in Liking the Child You Love
To pay or not to pay? Is the continued investment in your struggling child's college tuition worth it?
By Lisa Firestone Ph.D. on April 14, 2019 in Compassion Matters
Insecurity, anxiety, disatisfaction, and jealousy can all be effects of experiencing an anxious attachment pattern. How does this pattern form and go on to limit our relationships?
By Erin Leonard Ph.D. on April 14, 2019 in Peaceful Parenting
During a discussion, your child hangs her head, tears up, and totally shuts down. The talk comes to a screeching halt. Here's help.
By Darcia F. Narvaez Ph.D. on April 14, 2019 in Moral Landscapes
How can parents assess whether they are providing an evolved nest to their children?
By Benjamin Hardy on April 13, 2019 in Quantum Leaps
If you have children with high needs, a book by a mother of two autistic children is a radically honest and helpful take.
By Sean Grover L.C.S.W. on April 13, 2019 in When Kids Call the Shots
Cardiovascular problems are nearly three times more likely with edibles.
By Roberta Satow Ph.D. on April 13, 2019 in Life After 50
Being unable to save your elderly parent can strike at the heart of your sense of self.
By Sue Scheff on April 13, 2019 in Shame Nation
Teens consider online harassment normal and prefer their parents don't get involved. Here are some ways to turn this around.
By Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D. on April 13, 2019 in Fulfillment at Any Age
New research shows that parents who take over the college admissions process deprive children of crucial developmental support.
By James M. Lewis M.D. on April 12, 2019 in The Complexity of ADHD
Why does a trial of stimulant medication for ADHD fail so often? The answer lies in how the medication is given, side effects, co-existing conditions, and external circumstances.
By Kyle D. Pruett M.D. on April 12, 2019 in Once Upon a Child
How dads can ease their young children’s adjustment to the new school year.
By Edward Kruk Ph.D. on April 12, 2019 in Co-Parenting After Divorce
The time has come for both family law legislators and family practitioners to take action to establish co-parenting as the foundation of family law.
By Jamie D. Aten Ph.D. on April 12, 2019 in Hope + Resilience
What does resilience looks like for foster and adoptive parents? Experts share how can faith communities and loved ones can better support these parents to help them thrive.
By Lisa Aronson Fontes Ph.D. on April 12, 2019 in Invisible Chains
After domestic violence, parents can assess their children and teens for trauma symptoms, and provide them with the calm and safety they need to recover.
By Beth Kurland Ph.D. on April 12, 2019 in The Well-Being Toolkit
5 ways to help your kids with their worries—or to help ease your own.
By Christa Santangelo Ph.D. on April 11, 2019 in Hope and Empowerment
What do you do when a quiet moment threatens to turn nuclear with your teen? Stop and take six deep breaths and check in with yourself.
By American Psychoanalytic Association on April 11, 2019 in Psychoanalysis Unplugged
Separating children from their caregivers can be traumatic for both.
By Leon F Seltzer Ph.D. on April 10, 2019 in Evolution of the Self
Having some emotional dependency on your partner isn’t dysfunctional. But when it’s excessive, it’s detrimental for you, your partner, and the relationship.
By Rob Danzman on April 10, 2019 in Campus Crunch
More students than ever are struggling with fear, anxiety, loneliness and depression as the academic year comes to a close. Why does spring present so many challenges to students?
By Diana Graber M.A. on April 09, 2019 in Raising Humans in a Digital World
Is technology to blame for the rising rates of teen depression? Experts weigh in.
By Lee Bare Ph.D. on April 09, 2019 in Boys Will Be Boys
Parents can use these 5 strategies to help their sons cope with depression.
By Sarah Rasmi Ph.D. on April 09, 2019 in Bridging the Gulf
Here are some tips to keep in mind when it’s your family's turn to say goodbye.
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