Child Anger Management

Child Anger Management

Child anger can seem like it comes out of nowhere. One minute you are enjoying a peaceful afternoon at the park, and the next your child is screaming and upset because she can’t figure out how to manipulate a toy the way she wants. There are many causes for child anger. For some children, their temperament tends […]

Raising Teen Girls

Raising Teen Girls

Raising teen girls in today’s environment can be challenging. Despite this generation of adolescents entering puberty earlier and being exposed to more sexual and violent than any generation before them, their emotional development does not necessarily keep up with their physical maturity. The growth of the brain is an important change during this period and […]

Healthy Teen Body Image

Healthy Teen Body Image

As children grow and begin experience the different stages of puberty, a whirlwind of changes occurs within their bodies and minds. Naturally, it’s also time when they start to pay more attention to their appearances. Girls and boys may start to focus more on their diet and personal hygiene because they want the mirror to reflect the image they […]

ACT Therapy for Teens

ACT Therapy for Teens

Has your child ever felt angry at themselves for making a mistake? Were they very hard on themselves and had a hard time forgiving themselves? Perhaps you thought to talk with them about how mistakes are ways in which we grow and hoped that they would accept this as part of life’s many challenges. That’s a […]