September 20, 2016

    Human Trafficking: Identifying Red Flags & What You Can Do

    Red Flags Behavioral or Physical State Does the victim act fearful, anxious, depressed, submissive, tense, or nervous/paranoid? Does the victim defer to another person to speak […]
    September 2, 2016

    50 Encouraging Phrases

    As parents, we spend much of our time giving directives and correction while the good things our children do often get little to no attention beyond […]
    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 […]
    September 2, 2014

    Random Acts of Pride

    One of the greatest gifts we can give to our children is a healthy self-esteem.  When children believe that they are capable, they are more willing […]