Signs a Child May Be Bullying Others

With bullying becoming a growing epidemic, one out of four children are bullied during the school year. As parents, we will be concerned that our children may be bullied in school, but what if our child is the one being mean to other friends? It’s unsettling to think that our child may be the oneContinue reading “Signs a Child May Be Bullying Others”

10 Signs of Bullying

There are many signs that may indicate a child is affected by bullying. Recognizing these warning signs is an important first step in taking action against bullying, because not all children will or can ask for help. If you notice the signs, talk with the child who is experiencing the bullying. This action can pointContinue reading “10 Signs of Bullying”

How to Help Your Child with Social Anxiety

Social anxiety in children is more than just a fear of interacting with or making friends. Children with social anxiety are fearful of situations in which they may be judged or scrutinized by others. Children who experience social anxiety may be triggered by different situations such as speaking in front of others, reading out loud,Continue reading “How to Help Your Child with Social Anxiety”

Why Reading to Your Child is Important

Babies and children are sponges that absorb everything that happens in their environments! There are so many benefits to reading to your child, at any age! Their minds are hard at work, taking in the language their parents say and the lessons the characters learn in the stories. What are the benefits of reading toContinue reading “Why Reading to Your Child is Important”

6 Back to School Tips for You and Your Kids

It’s almost time to head back to school this August! Back to school season can be very exciting and scary at the same time for both parents and children. Some children look forward to seeing their friends again, learning new things and participating in activities in the classrooms! Some children may even be nervous, especiallyContinue reading “6 Back to School Tips for You and Your Kids”