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Helping Kid Perfectionists Feel “Good Enough”

Helping Kid Perfectionists Feel “Good Enough”

Michele Borba January 3, 2019 Comments Off on Helping Kid Perfectionists Feel “Good Enough”

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 Comments Off on How to Help Kids Learn From Mistakes

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

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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