Parenting

What is discipline?

What do you think about when you hear the word discipline?  Many parents relate it to punishment and/or anger.  For children, this word is even less desirable because when they hear discipline it evokes memories of pain and discomfort. Just thinking about the

6 Things Parents Should Know About Sending Kids Back to School

Surely there are some kids who are eager for school to start, but I have not met them. My 9-year-old and 5-year-old daughters have little interest now in trading day trips to the beach and family movie nights for an unfamiliar classroom and nightly homework. Still, a mental shift occurs as the season starts to change.

Psicología y desarrollo infantil

El ser humano, por su naturaleza social, necesita estar rodeado de otros seres humanos, y aún más, necesita sentirse aprobado y aceptado por los que lo rodean.

Behavior problems at school

Behavior problems in children can originate from different causes.  A child does not begin to cause problems without a reason. 

Teaching Kids Self-Discipline

Your discipline tactics shouldn't be about controlling your child. Instead, discipline should be about teaching your child how to control himself.

Reading Aloud to Children

In between dispensing advice on breast-feeding and immunizations, doctors will tell parents to read aloud to their infants from birth, under a new policy that the American Academy of Pediatrics will announce on Tuesday.