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Encourage Your Child The Right Way

Encourage Your Child The Right Way

By Lisa Edwards, M.Ed. Have you ever thought that the way you encourage your child could actually be causing more anxiety or stress?  Do you have a child who is a perfectionist, that has a hard time when things go wrong?  As a parent, there are many ways that we can...

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Dear Mom and Dad, About this Covid-19 thing…

Dear Mom and Dad, About this Covid-19 thing…

by Lisa Reichelt, Parent Coach A Letter from your child Dear Mom and Dad, It is almost time for school to start again. It won’t be the same as other years. This Covid-19 stuff means we have to wear masks at school and stay away from our friends and teachers. Some kids...

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Preparing For Back to School 2020

Preparing For Back to School 2020

Are you stressed about Back to School this year? Is preparing for the unknown a daunting task? Let’s talk! In order to reduce stress, it helps to focus on things that are under your control. So much of the back to school decisions are out of your control. So, what can you control? I’ve found a good way to feel that you are in control is to make plans.

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Homeschool During COVID-19

Homeschool During COVID-19

Am I crazy...or would this be easier? By Lisa Edwards, M.Ed., Parent Coach Most of the nation experienced “distance learning” last spring. And now on the cusp of this new school year, parents are wondering, “Should I homeschool my child?”  Yes, last spring was a...

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How to Prepare for School This Fall

How to Prepare for School This Fall

By Lisa Edwards, M.Ed., Parent Coach Last spring, classrooms and hallways were left empty of the excited laughter of children. Many of our nations schools were shut down and millions of students were sent home to learn.  As we look towards fall many parents,...

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