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Tuning Up Kids’ Social-Emotional Skills

Tuning Up Kids’ Social-Emotional Skills

Michele Borba February 7, 2016 0

Teaching children social-emotional skills is one of the greatest gifts you can give them. After all, few skills increase their confidence, social competence, empathy, resilience, and self-esteem more because kids need them in every area of their

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Boosting Sibling Harmony

Boosting Sibling Harmony

Michele Borba February 5, 2016 0

Reality Check: University of Michigan Medical School: Research shows that siblings will fight more in families where there is no understanding of acceptable ways to solve conflicts. Make sure you teach your children how to resolve their bickering!

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Easing Young Children’s Separation Anxiety

Easing Young Children’s Separation Anxiety

Michele Borba October 13, 2013 0

Tips to say goodbye and help kids feel more secure in your absence Dear Dr. Borba, I’m starting back to work a couple days a week and I’m in a panic. My toddler clings

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Do Older Men Make Better Dads?

Do Older Men Make Better Dads?

Michele Borba June 16, 2013 0

A new parenting trend shows many men are becoming fathers later in life. The trend, parenting considerations, and the studies I shared on the TODAY show. “My father didn’t tell me how to live;

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Easy Ways to Make Family Memories

Easy Ways to Make Family Memories

Michele Borba June 17, 2012 2

Research shows that doing simple rituals enhances our feelings of togetherness and family belonging by almost 20 percent I loved reading that research because it proves that SIMPLE things we do with our kids

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