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April 12, 2012

How Do Great Parents…Praise

Praise (material provided by The Incredible Years, Carolyn Webster-Stratton, Ph.D.) Catch your child being good — don’t save praise for perfect behavior. Don’t worry about spoiling […]
April 11, 2012

How Do Great Parents … Build Self-Confidence

Building Your Child’s Self Confidence (material provided by The Incredible Years, Carolyn Webster-Stratton, Ph.D.) Value and give your full attention to your children’s play activities. Listen […]
April 9, 2012

How Do Great Parents … Encourage Learning

Encourage Your Child’s Learning (material provided by The Incredible Years, Carolyn Webster-Stratton, Ph.D.) Take an active interest in your child’s play and school activities. Play, read, […]
April 6, 2012

How Do Great Parents … Play

Play (material provided by The Incredible Years, Carolyn Webster-Stratton, Ph.D.) Follow your child’s lead. Pace at your child’s level. Don’t expect too much — give your […]
March 23, 2012

How to Not Be Silent

CALM received a phone call last month from a business owner who witnessed an abusive interaction between a parent and child in his store. Inspired by […]