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Helping Kid Perfectionists Feel “Good Enough”

Helping Kid Perfectionists Feel “Good Enough”

Michele Borba January 3, 2019 0

How to help kid perfectionists feel good enough about themselves and cope with the ups and downs of life. Dear Dr. Borba, My ten-year-old is first in her class, and it makes her nuts.

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How to Help Kids Learn From Mistakes

How to Help Kids Learn From Mistakes

Michele Borba January 26, 2015 0

Tips to help kids recognize a key to success: “Learn from your failures.”  Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new.                   

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New Book by Trudy Ludwig Shows Girls That Perfectionism Has Its Price

Michele Borba May 20, 2009 0

That old term “perfectionism” has popped up in the news lately. Here are just a brief review of the troubling headlines every parent should know and why we should be concerned:   In a

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