Flexible parenting techniques

Flexible parenting techniques

A simple technique to praise your child so they feel it

Patty was sitting in the living room reading a magazine when her 10-year-old daughter, Lynn, burst into the room. Patty looked up and noticed that Lynn had ch...

usuario Deanna Marie Mason usuario 12 of February, 2020
Flexible parenting techniques

Catch your little ones being good

Bill and Imogen had three small children, ages 5, 3, and 7 months. Both Bill and Imogen worked outside the home and used a daycare to w...

usuario Deanna Marie Mason usuario 31 of January, 2020
Feel confident and in control

Parental homework has to end

After picking up her twins from school and providing an after-school snack, Jane asked her children to start their homework. She didn’t make it five steps out of their bedroom door before the ...

usuario Deanna Marie Mason usuario 12 of September, 2019
Flexible parenting techniques

What parents need to know about bullying

Laura came home from work and found her 13-year-old son, John, lying on the bed with his new GAP sweatshirt crumpled on the floor. She gently ...

usuario Deanna Marie Mason usuario 28 of August, 2019
Flexible parenting techniques

The lure of diet soda as a “healthy” alternative for children

Sally wants to make healthy choices for her overweight children so she decides to swap regular sugar sodas for artificially sweetened, zero-calorie diet sodas...

usuario Deanna Marie Mason usuario 14 of August, 2019
Flexible parenting techniques

The connection between teen health and social media

Teens are spending between 7-11 hours per day with different types of media and most adolescents are accessing media content on their person...

usuario Deanna Marie Mason usuario 6 of June, 2019
Flexible parenting techniques

Sexual harassment causes harm in any form

Nightly news programming gives us insight on the devastating effects of physical sexual harassment in the form of rape, groping, and unwanted touch. However, new re...

usuario Deanna Marie Mason usuario 25 of April, 2019
Flexible parenting techniques

My child is touching their private parts. Is this normal?

It may be worrisome to find your child touching their genitals for pleasure. Many parents think that masturbation is something that emerges ...

usuario Deanna Marie Mason usuario 11 of April, 2019
Flexible parenting techniques

Early exposure may be the key to helping your child avoid food...

Although food allergies are a common concern for parents, there are recommendations to help reduce the risk of developing severe food a...

usuario Deanna Marie Mason usuario 14 of February, 2019
Flexible parenting techniques

The link between social media and teen suicide

Social media was created to connect people and make exchanging information easier. Unfortunately there has been an unanticipated side effect, especially for teens. Why is social media linked to tee...

usuario Deanna Marie Mason usuario 18 of October, 2018
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