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Depression in Young Children

Depression in Young Children

Michele Borba September 22, 2020 Comments Off on Depression in Young Children

New study finds that young children can be depressed and why we must know the signs Producers from the TV show, THE DOCTORS, asked me to share the signs of depression in young children

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8 Ways to Nurture Our Adolescents’ Amazing Neuroplastic Brains

8 Ways to Nurture Our Adolescents’ Amazing Neuroplastic Brains

admin October 3, 2016 Comments Off on 8 Ways to Nurture Our Adolescents’ Amazing Neuroplastic Brains

Thomas Armstrong, Ph.D. is the Executive Director of the American Institute for Learning and Human Development, and an award-winning author and speaker who has been an educator for over forty years. Over one million

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When to Worry: Signs That A Child May Have Low Empathy

When to Worry: Signs That A Child May Have Low Empathy

admin September 7, 2016 Comments Off on When to Worry: Signs That A Child May Have Low Empathy

Join the #UnSelfie Revolution to Raise Kids with Empathy, Moral Conviction and Courage To Make a Better World “He never cries at movies or is concerned if his friends are hurt. But he’s a boy, so I’m

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Why Kids Need More Empathy – My Answer to TIME

Why Kids Need More Empathy – My Answer to TIME

admin May 31, 2016 Comments Off on Why Kids Need More Empathy – My Answer to TIME

I admit it, I’m greatly concerned about our kids’ emotional and moral health. I’m flying tonight to San Francisco to keynote the American College Health Association about the college mental health crisis. And it

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Raising Optimistic Kids in Pessimistic Times

Raising Optimistic Kids in Pessimistic Times

Michele Borba January 29, 2014 Comments Off on Raising Optimistic Kids in Pessimistic Times

Parenting tips to help kids be more optimistic especially in uncertain times.  “I’m not studying. The whole world is falling apart.”   “Why should I wear a mask? I’m just going to get that

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Childhood Depression: Signs in Preschoolers, Kids & Teens

Childhood Depression: Signs in Preschoolers, Kids & Teens

Michele Borba January 12, 2014 Comments Off on Childhood Depression: Signs in Preschoolers, Kids & Teens

Parenting tips to help you understand what depression looks like age by age REALITY CHECK: Here is what’s not true about your child and depression: “She’s too young to be depressed.” “Don’t worry. It’s

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Friendship Matters: Helping Kids Make and Keep Friends

Friendship Matters: Helping Kids Make and Keep Friends

Michele Borba October 13, 2013 Comments Off on Friendship Matters: Helping Kids Make and Keep Friends

Dr. Borba shares four steps grounded in research to help kids learn any new friendship skill.

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Redefining Beauty For Our Girls: Raising Them From the INSIDE Out

Michele Borba November 23, 2012 Comments Off on Redefining Beauty For Our Girls: Raising Them From the INSIDE Out

I don’t know about you, but I’m suffering from a case of only what I can call “Shudder Syndrome” and it seems to be getting worse by the second. It’s a relatively new ailment,

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College Depression: Crucial parental checks before your teen heads back

Michele Borba December 29, 2011 Comments Off on College Depression: Crucial parental checks before your teen heads back

Parent Alert: College mental health crisis and signs your teen may be depressed or at risk of dropping out Your son or daughter is back from college for the holidays! He or she spent

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Talking to Teens about Suicide and Depression

Michele Borba April 26, 2011 Comments Off on Talking to Teens about Suicide and Depression

The mothers of two 14-year-old girls who killed themselves in a suicide pact spoke to TODAY’s Matt Lauer about their heartbreak today, saying their daughters had been victims of cyberbullying and suffered from depression —

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