Making Your Child Feel Important

7 Ways to show your child s/he belongs and is important to the family (and counting…) Children love feeling significant in real ways, so give them chores with responsibility that carries consequences for the family. A 3-year-old can set the cutlery. A 13-year-old can...

Name that feeling

Only half jokingly I have often said that this one skill could change our world. I find that Elaine Mazlish and Adele Faber explain and illustrate it best in their book How to Talk So Kids Will Listen and Listen So Kids Will Talk. Even as an experienced clinical...