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How To Raise a Child of Character
There are ways to encourage your child to be thoughtful, generous, responsible, courageous -- a person of character. Here's how.Article
8 Year Old Suspended for Hitting Teacher
8 steps for handling 8 year old's suspension, including taking responsibility (as the parent) and making it the highest priority to get his life back on track.Article
Discipline and Rules for Toddlers - How do kids learn responsibility?
Mom wants to raise a respectful, responsible kid but worries maybe she isn't strict enough with her toddler.Article
Frustration over getting kids to do chores without reminding and nagging
Reminding your kids about chores doesn't have to be nagging, if you can get playful with it.Article
How to raise responsible kids?
Kids who have to fight to assert their individuality and independence keep fighting later in life, even when it's not appropriate.Article
Preteen Girls: Weight and Healthy Body Image
Every parent of a preteen girl should read these 11 great suggestions for ensuring they develop healthy habits for staying fit without harming their self-esteem.Article
Role-Playing to Teach "Manners?"
Play is often the best way to help children learn "manners." The other way they learn, of course, is through the way they are treated.Article
Should kids listen to the other Dr. Laura's radio show?
If you are listening to it with them and are there to discuss the show, it could be an opportunity for a wonderful discussion.Article
Talking with Teens and Preteens about Bullying
ALL parents should have meaningful discussions with their teens and preteens about bullying. Here's how to have these conversations.Article
Teenager who breaks house rules
Cracking down on your teen without knowing the reason only increases his anxiety. And you are now the enemy, insuring he won't confide in you or ask you for help.