Articles in Domestic Violence, Body Image, Children and Teens and Eating Disorders

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by Dr. Jennifer Lish on January 07, 2020
Why do children refuse to go to school?
by Dr. Jennifer Lish on January 07, 2020
Children may refuse to go to school for a variety of potential factors, including social, educational, and mental health problems.... Read full article
by George Daniels, LMSW on December 26, 2019
Positive parenting tips for teenagers
by George Daniels, LMSW on December 26, 2019
You can enhance and nurture your relationship with your child. These positive parenting tips will help guide you in a positive approach to parenting.... Read full article
by Veronica Vyazovsky on December 15, 2019
Raising girls with grit
by Veronica Vyazovsky on December 15, 2019
Grit, as a psychological construct is considered to be an individual's perseverance, passion, and effort towards accomplishing long term and meaningful goals. Grit is considered to be an important component of success and achievement. ... Read full article
by George Daniels on October 31, 2019
How low self-esteem can affect your teenager
by George Daniels on October 31, 2019
Are you concerned about your teen's behavior? There are many ways low self-esteem can affect your teenager and how he or she behaves.... Read full article
on September 10, 2019
Bullying: How serious is this problem?
on September 10, 2019
If your child hasn't been bullied, they have witnessed it in the classroom. Here is what you can do as a parent to stop bullying... Read full article
on August 15, 2019
Why Your Diet May be Hurting Your Relationship
on August 15, 2019
Rick was biting his fingernails while waiting in the long Starbucks cue. Once he was finally seated and nearly finished his double espresso vanilla latte, licking the cruller icing off his fingers and gazing out the window that he could again wonder:... Read full article
by Dr. Gerald Brown on June 14, 2019
Nurturing Self-Esteem and Self-Efficacy in Children
by Dr. Gerald Brown on June 14, 2019
Healthy self-esteem is a real strength for your child. Self-esteem helps a child deal with the many challenges in the world. Self-efficacy, the belief in one's abilities is equally important. ... Read full article
by Dr. Farrah Hauke, Psy.D. on May 27, 2019
Can psychological treatment stop emotional eating?
by Dr. Farrah Hauke, Psy.D. on May 27, 2019
While we usually think of emotions such as frustration, loneliness, anger, fear, and boredom as triggers for impulsive or binge eating, even happiness and the urge to celebrate can cause us to eat emotionally.... Read full article
by Dr David Lefkowitz on February 12, 2019
Creating peace in your family
by Dr David Lefkowitz on February 12, 2019
Peace at home means offering support and stability to each member of the family in order to stop a distressing situation & facilitate love, respect, and cooperation between family members. Professional help can be instrumental in creating this change... Read full article
by Caryn Hess, LPC on January 31, 2019
Anxious parents and young children
by Caryn Hess, LPC on January 31, 2019
If we have a predisposition to anxiety, we need to be aware of how our nervous state affects our children. Therapy for anxiety can help you and your child.... Read full article
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