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Dr. Laura Kauffman
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Yes! "Lean In" When Your Child is Acting Out. How to Handle a Teen Who is Struggling @JoshShipp
A3: Prov. opp 4 your child to spend time on school campus, research pics/bio online of teacher(s), review schedules, trial run #ItsTimeChat
A1: Parents can look for changes in sleep/eating patterns, poor grades, dropping hobbies/friends, drug/alcohol paraphernalia. #ItsTimeChat
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There's Still time to Join! Children's Back 2 School Mental Health Twitter Chat 2-3pm EST TODAY! #ItsTimeChat Follow @Cigna @NAMICommunicate
The "Real" Skinny on Consistency with Parenting @ListenToKids
Great Advice for Socially Anxious Folks...Or Anyone! How to Turn Small Talk Into Smart Conversation @TEDTalks
Cool! Life w/ Anxiety Documented in Pictures @NPRHealth
Great Tips! 5 Things We Know About Raising Great Kids @DrLauraMarkham
Study: Premature Infants' Cognitive Development Catches Up by Adolescence @medlineplus
5 Great Tips for Helping Your Child Cope with a Meltdown @DrLauraMarkham
Study: Higher Levels of "Love Hormone" Oxytocin in Children Assoc With Better Social Skills @medlineplus
Study: With Black Box Warnings, Antidepressant Prescriptions Dropped for Youth, Suicide Attempts Rose @medlineplus
Our Free Teleseminar on Building Your Child's Confidence Through Play is Set to Start in 15mins! @ListenToKids
Study: Girls Grow up w/ Broader Career Goals in Households Where Domestic Duties are Shared @TIME
How to Stop Your Child's Whining in 10 mins @DrLauraMarkham
Working on Some Good Material for My Free Teleseminar with @ListenToKids. Can't wait! 6/12 6pm PST
Study: Kids' Obesity Risk Increases with Parents' Divorce @medlineplus
Digging into two new books on fostering inventiveness in kids from my colleague @SJHinBrooklyn. Great stuff!
Great Ideas! Three Tips for Staying Calm When Your Child is Having a Meltdown @GirlieGirlArmy via @DrLauraMarkham
Finding Mental Health Care for College Grads is Tough - Plan Ahead! @NPRHealth
Study: Among New Smokers, Teen Boys More Likely to Quit Than Teen Girls @medlineplus
Working with @ListenToKids on a New Teleseminar: Building Your Child's Confidence Thru Play, June 12th 6pm PST
7 Steps to Teaching Your Child Good Sportsmanship @RaiseSmallSouls
We love our children unconditionally, but do we accept them as they are? Andrew Solomon sheds light in his TED talk.
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The Power of Your Mind! Change Your Thinking to Cope Wiith Anger @DrLauraMarkham
Study: Digestive Difficulties More Common in Children With Autism : @medlineplus
Study: U.S. Children Exposed to Less Violence Since 2003 @medlineplus
4 Steps for Teaching Children a Better Way to Apologize @Cuppacocoa
Strategies for Raising a Moral Child Different Than For Raising a High Achiever @NYTmag
New Study Shows That Parents Tend to Spank in Anger, For Minor Infractions @ScienceDaily
Researchers Propose Newborns' Crying May Work to Delay Conception of a Sibling. Thoughts? @NPRHealth
Praise Can Lead to a Focus on Extrinsic Motivation. What to Say Instead of Praising @DrLauraMarkham
Study: Teens Who Like Songs W/ Alcohol Brands in the Lyrics are 3X More Likely to Drink @NPRHealth
Study: Rising in Popularity Increases Teens' Chances of Becoming Bullied...Until the Top @NPRHealth
Study: Teens Who Saw Online Pics of Friends Drinking & Smoking 20% More Likely to Imitate Beh @NPRHealth
Great Advice for Parents on What to Say "In the Moment" When Things Get Tough @DrLauraMarkham
Study: More Than 2 Hrs of Homework Counterproductive @Stanford
5 Steps for Teaching Your MS Child About Smart Tablet and Smartphone Use @raisinghappines
Every lie a child tells has a truth behind it, and different lies signal different truths.
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Struggling With Discipline? What's Wrong WIth Timeouts @DrLauraMarkham
Great Ideas! 3 Tips for Helping Children Stop Hitting @ListenToKids
The Digital Lives of Teens: The School is the Neighborhood: #smedchat #digcit
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Need new books for your kids/teens? Check out the American Library Association 2014 Winners of the Youth Media Awards
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Study: Fewer Children Would Receive Autism Diagnosis With DSM-5 Criteria @autismspeaks
Study: Kids Who Serve Themselves Are Less Likely to Overeat @nprnews
Worth Exploring Further! Study: Probiotics May Help Colicky Babies. @NPRHealth