Tag Archives: Tip of the Month

Helping a Child Who Bites

If your child bites, think of it as a big wave of tension that has suddenly flooded his brain.  Most of the time it’s not a planned, willful behavior, but a build up of frustration inside him, which has no permissible outlet. His body does it for internal reasons, and he simply can’t control it.…
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Discipline Does not Have to Mean Punishment!

If you have been pleading, yelling, bribing, constantly explaining, threatening or even punishing your child to get him to do what is expected of him on a daily basis, maybe it’s time to consider the possibility that he may not have the skills.  He may very well have the desire and the potential to carry…
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“Hang In There” Cards-Quick and Handy Parenting Tips

Get easy-to-follow tips to help your child and yourself! Each deck contains double-sided 3.5” x 5” cards (thick card stock with UV coating), corresponding to a single topic written and edited by a school psychologist and pediatrician team.  Basic, quick and helpful tips are provided to help make a busy mom and dad's life easier.…
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Halloween 2014 – Get Quick Tips!

Halloween 2014 Tips for a Child's Costume Think bright & reflective (consider reflective tape or stickers). Avoid too long & too big to avoid tripping or becoming entangled. Look for “Flame Resistant” if store bought. Let them see! Masks and hats should not block their vision. Avoid sharp and “too long” sticks/swords/wands, etc. Consider an…
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