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Conflict Resolution for Kids

Conflict Resolution for Kids

Dr. Michele Borba March 26, 2014 0

REALITY CHECK: Did you know that tweens and teens say one of their biggest daily challenges are conflicts with peers? Did you also know that a survey of hundreds of children found that a

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50 Ways to Be A Great Example to a Child

50 Ways to Be A Great Example to a Child

admin March 18, 2014 0

Of course we want our children to become good, responsible, respectful and successful human beings! But in our quest to “do it all” we may forget that some of the most powerful ways to

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10 Tools to Help Kids Manage Fear and Be Less Anxious

10 Tools to Help Kids Manage Fear and Be Less Anxious

Dr. Michele Borba March 17, 2014 Comments Off

Bombings, tornadoes, terrorist alerts, hurricanes, school shootings, super storms have boosted all our jitters lately, but don’t forget our children. I’ve received dozens of parent emails and media calls these past few days asking

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Discipline That Teaches Kids to Care

Discipline That Teaches Kids to Care

admin January 31, 2014 0

Barbara watched her son, Aaron, and his neighbor friend, Brent, play basketball. Just then the phone rang. Aaron ran to answer it and was back within seconds telling Brent, “Hey, Jack just called. He

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Parent Mid-Year School Check-Up to Ensure Kid Success

Parent Mid-Year School Check-Up to Ensure Kid Success

Dr. Michele Borba January 20, 2014 Comments Off

Seven items parents should check on now to improve kid’s learning success mid-year That crucial second school semester is in full bloom. Mid-year is when parents alike have a good idea about how their

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How to Raise A “CAN DO” Kid

How to Raise A “CAN DO” Kid

Dr. Michele Borba January 20, 2014 0

Parenting tips to help nurture self-esteem and positive attitudes in our children and teens If you could give your children a quality that would enhance their chances for leading successful, meaningful and fulfilling lives,

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The “Whining” Cure

The “Whining” Cure

Dr. Michele Borba January 17, 2014 0

Want to be a calmer parent? Here’s how to break your kid’s annoying habit—whining-once and for all!  As any parent knows, whining is one of the most irritating of kids’ habits. And although the

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Teaching Kids Sportsmanship Both On & Off the Field

Teaching Kids Sportsmanship Both On & Off the Field

Dr. Michele Borba January 14, 2014 0

Watching any kid be a poor loser is embarrassing, but when the kid is yours it’s darn right humiliating. Sure, the kid may be the best violinist in the orchestra, have the highest grade

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7 Tips to Get Kids Started Doing Social Justice Projects

7 Tips to Get Kids Started Doing Social Justice Projects

admin January 13, 2014 0

“Until the great mass of the people shall be filled with the sense of responsibility for each other’s welfare, social justice can never be attained.”  - HELEN KELLER The first time I realized the power

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