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How to Build Your Child’s Confidence and Self-Esteem

Self-esteem plays a significant role in the development of healthy children. A recent study published in the Journal of Experimental Social Psychology suggests that a …

Hobbies are Healthy

Hobbies benefit children in many ways. It gives a child an opportunity to express themselves, and it allows them to discover themselves and build self-esteem. …

Helping your Teen Develop Self Pride and a Good Body Image

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Weight Management For Healthy Kids & Teens

With as many as 50% of all children being overweight in this country, parents are beginning to realize that something must be done. There is no shortage of information about nutrition and exercise, but the task of helping an overweight child without setting them up for a lifetime of dieting is a daunting challenge. Parents who understand the five truths of getting a child’s weight on track can begin to address the issue in a healthy and effective way.

After School Programs – Help Grow Healthy & Successful Kids/Teens

Children grow up in a society that demands expertise in everything. You really cannot sit back and decide that learning from textbooks is enough for the overall development of your child. It’s the age of specialization and your child cannot afford to miss out on this window of opportunity. So, scour your locality for the most advantageous programs and enroll them for the ones you think are the best.

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Why Holistic Positive Parenting? Robert Myers, PhD Dr. Myers has years of clinical experience working with children, adolescents, and families and as a parent educator. …

Does Your Child Act Entitled? How to Reduce Your Child’s Sense of Entitlement.

Parents want their children to succeed, but overindulging or sheltering them can eventually backfire. According to experts, the next generation of adults lives in an …

Baby Care: Baby (Birth – 2 years) – Infant Development & Parenting Tips

Raising a baby, especially for the first time, is exciting and challenging. This is a time for developing the bonds that will last a lifetime, …

Toddler Development & Parenting Tips (18 Months – 3 Years)

When a child takes the first step on their own, a new phase in development begins.  At this stage, children are now free to roam …

Preschooler Development & Parenting Tips (3-6)

Preschoolers are emerging from toddlerhood to a new world of exploration and formal learning. Most have started or will start preschool or prekindergarten and complete …

Moving Onwards: Your 12-Year-Old

You’ve supported your child for over a decade, and your son or daughter is fast approaching their teenage years. What can you expect in the …

Moving Onwards: Your Ten-Year-Old’s Development

Your child is now officially in their second decade, and while they no longer need you to hold their hand as often, you still have …

Moving On: Your Nine-Year-Old’s Development

You’ve been a parent for nine years. You’ve seen your child progress from a helpless infant to an increasingly independent child with their own personality, …

Anger Management for Kids and Parents

Help for parents and teachers on how to help children learn to handle anger from Child Development Institute.

Child Psychology and Mental Health

Understanding your child is one of the most important things that you should learn as a parent. It is very helpful in becoming effective in guiding and nurturing …

Lesson 1 – Child Development 101 for Parents

This lesson provides parents with an overview of important and valuable data derived from neuroscience and attachment science.  The information will help parents understand the concept …