April 21, 2015

Stress and Early Brain Growth

ACEs are serious childhood traumas that result in toxic stress that can harm a child’s brain.  This toxic stress may prevent a child from learning, from […]
March 3, 2015

When Toddlers Hit…..

Toddlers hit sometimes. They are expressing frustration. They may have seen other people hit each other and so they think that is what people do when […]
February 3, 2015

Teaching Children to Ask for Help

Wouldn’t it be a wonderful world if everyone simply asked for help when they needed it? There are so many stigmas attached to asking for help. […]
January 12, 2015

Discipline Without Name Calling: What To Say When Enforcing Rules

Our interactions with children shape their view of themselves. The words that we use when we need to teach acceptable behavior are just as important as […]
December 22, 2014

The Effects of Poverty on Childhood Brain Development

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