Archive for January, 2011

Building a Child’s Confidence through Competitive Play

Ping pong with my Dad My Dad was a gifted athlete who could play any sport well. When I was a teen he noticed that I was having a hard time. Even though I was
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Listening

If your child is talking to you about seemingly inconsequential interests, frustrations or dreams such moments are important. Some children share a lot – others say very little. Either way, a patient or respectful response
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Talking to Tweens about Sex and Pornography

Dear Sharon, We are finding a lot of pornographic type stuff in our12 year old son’s room, hidden away, in closets, drawers, etc. Should we ignore this or should we mention it to him? Is
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