How Do I Get My Children to Listen?

A most frequent topic of discussion is a commonly asked question – “I have to ask so many times, how do I get my child to listen to me?” Here are simple tips to be sure to use with your young children. 1.  Make sure you have their...
Teach your Child by Being a Coach

Teach your Child by Being a Coach

Parents are always looking for ways to teach children new concepts, but often do not know how to help their young children learn in a way that is developmentally appropriate, while at the same time working on improving the relationship. One method which has been found...
Relationships Create Access To Your Child

Relationships Create Access To Your Child

A healthy relationship between parents and children will forge a bond that revolves around trust, respect and reliability and will lead to successful interactions. When we have a positive relationship with our children we can influence them to make good decisions,...
How and Why Parenting Needs to Change

How and Why Parenting Needs to Change

Many parents think about how they would like to make life better with theirĀ children. Here are some simple yet sometimes overlooked ideas that can serve to make improve family relationships. To reduce yelling. While parents certainly love their children, they can...
Play is a Basic Human Right, Part 2

Play is a Basic Human Right, Part 2

In “Play is a Basic Human Right, Part I,” the crucial role play has in the many areas of children’s development was discussed. Since play is considered the domain of children by most adults, parents often aren’t clear about...
Play is a Basic Human Right, Part 1

Play is a Basic Human Right, Part 1

Play is the activity that not only is at the core of how young children develop and learn, it also is the major way that parents build relationships with their children. However, it is not always acknowledged for its crucial place in a child’s...