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Child Stress

4 Ways to Deal with Your Anxious Child's 'What Iffing'

Renee Jain | Posted 10.31.2014 | Parents
Renee Jain

While reassurance is OK as a first response, to really connect with your child, look them in the eye, tell them you understand what they're going through and take some deep breaths together.

How to Help Your Child Deal With the Anxieties of Terrorism

Dr. Gail Gross | Posted 12.16.2014 | Parents
Dr. Gail Gross

For your child, the image of terrorism can be both personal and concrete, and therefore, young children especially may show signs of worry.

How Mom & Dad's Fights Can Negatively Affect Kids' Brains

Posted 03.29.2013 | Parents

By: Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience Senior Writer Published: 03/29/2013 07:14 AM EDT on LiveScience Arguments between Mom and Dad can alter the st...

How To Talk To Your Kids About The News

Brian Buck | Posted 06.07.2011 | Impact
Brian Buck

Whether you're talking about it with them or not, your kids are thinking about the headlines they see and hear about in the news.

Spring: Time For A Healing (Garden) For Our Kids

Charlotte Reznick, Ph.D. | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Charlotte Reznick, Ph.D.

Spring can be a time of renewal for our children, to open their hearts, to share their hopes, and to expand their dreams.

Helping Your Child Cope With The Catastrophes In Japan

Charlotte Reznick, Ph.D. | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Charlotte Reznick, Ph.D.

Normally the effects of a trauma are related to how far away one is. But with TV bringing intense images right into our homes 24/7, we are all affected -- our children, even more so.