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Five Ways To Foster Friendships

Five Ways To Foster Friendships

Are you worried about your teen or child’s friendships? When you have a child who's anxious you watch them struggle making friends. They don’t seem to know how to relate to their peers or how to cooperate at play. Maybe your child prefers to stay home and avoids...

“I Want To Cure My Child’s Anxiety”

“I Want To Cure My Child’s Anxiety”

My child has anxiety, now what?  Are you discovering that your child has lots of anxious feelings? Are they often worried and fearful? If you think your child is suffering from anxiety, then you are probably wondering “Now what?” “Is there a cure for anxiety?”I...

Parent Self Care At Back To School Time

Parent Self Care At Back To School Time

(Letter from an older sister)  Hi Angie,  How are you doing with getting the kids ready for back to school? Are you just so tired of it all? Yep, getting all of our kids ready for a new school year is a big job. I bet everyone’s excited, nervous and maybe even...

Does Your Child Lack Social Skills?

Does Your Child Lack Social Skills?

Have you noticed that your child doesn’t like to be in social situations? Maybe they struggle with communicating with others their age? You want your child to be social and to enjoy being with others. That’s how they make friends...

Anxious To Go Back To School?

Anxious To Go Back To School?

It’s that magical time of year, with pencils, notebooks, and highlighters decorating the aisles in every store.  That’s right.  It is back to school time!  Every child is groaning, while every parent can’t wait for those new shoes to step into the squeaky halls of...

How To Respond, Not React, To My Kids

How To Respond, Not React, To My Kids

Parenting is difficult and challenging. There are times when I lose my cool and feel awful afterwards. How do I respond to my child’s feelings without reacting to them? How can I respond not react? Great question! Staying calm seems like the right thing to do, but how...

How To Get Your Child To Talk To You

How To Get Your Child To Talk To You

Do you struggle with getting your kids to talk to you? It seems like when they are young, like toddler age, they ask questions and talk all day long. So what happens when they get to upper elementary, middle and high school age? They don’t say a word and possibly hide...