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How to Raise an Emotionally Intelligent Child
Find out how to raise a child with a high EQ (Emotional Intelligence Quotient) who, you'll be happy to find, is also happier and a delight to parent.Article
5 year old and negative self talk
How to deal with five year old's negative self talk.Article
5 year old explosive temper, hitting
Under anger is a more threatening emotion: fear, hurt, disappointment, sadness. Our job is to help kids learn to manage and tolerate those yucky feelings.Article
5 Year Old has Tantrums During Sports Games
How to help a sensitive kid who may need a chance to let his feelings out at other times, so they don't swamp him whenever he gets disappointed or frustrated.Article
5 year old is afraid to go to the bathroom alone
How to help five year old get over his fear of the bathroom so he's prepared for kindergarten and going to the bathroom alone.Article
5 year old Threatening Other Kids: "I want you dead"
Five year old experimenting with power needs to learn more appropriate ways of negotiating peer conflict.Article
6 Year Old with Explosive Temper
An explosive child is an unhappy child and clearly this six-year-old is crying out for help. Here's how to offer help, in the most peaceful way possible.Article
7 Year Old Over-Reacts to Setbacks, Minor Disappointments
Here's why some of us tend to over-react to disappointments when others don't, and how to address these challenges.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
8 Year Old Tantrums - is this normal?
No, it's not "normal" to tantrum over slight provocations at age eight. It's a red flag that your daughter needs your help to learn to regulate her emotions.