For Parents and Teachers

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. […]
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 […]
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 […]
April 29, 2015

5 Myths about Childhood Maltreatment

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 […]
September 1, 2015

What to Say to Calm an Anxious Child

“I am here; you are safe.” Anxiety has a way of making things look worse and feel scarier than when we are not feeling worried. These […]