For Parents and Teachers

5 Myths about Childhood Maltreatment

April 29, 2015
April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month, when organizations across the country come together to raise awareness about child abuse. Child abuse, or maltreatment, can take […]

Stress and Early Brain Growth

April 21, 2015
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 […]

When Toddlers Hit…..

March 3, 2015
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 […]

Teaching Children to Ask for Help

February 3, 2015
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. […]

Discipline Without Name Calling: What To Say When Enforcing Rules

January 12, 2015
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 […]
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