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Children and Stress

Training Kids Without Stressing Them Out

Tim Elmore | Posted 05.25.2014 | Parents
Tim Elmore

Stress becomes destructive when opportunities look like obstacles. Let's help our students see them for what they are and learn to manage stress in a healthy way.

It's Hard to Be a Kid Today

Rabbi Shmuly Yanklowitz | Posted 05.24.2014 | Parents
Rabbi Shmuly Yanklowitz

Let us make our children the priority and work to ensure that they are growing up in healthy, nurturing and safe environments.

Parenting 101: Your Child's Stress Is Your Stress

Leslie Rasmussen | Posted 04.09.2014 | Parents
Leslie Rasmussen

I don't think there's anyone who can raise my stress level the way my children can. Our children don't realize that we not only have our own anxiety, but we take on theirs as well. It's not the healthiest thing to do, but it comes with the territory of being a parent.

How to Help Children Cope With Anxiety

Dr. Gail Gross | Posted 03.31.2014 | Parents
Dr. Gail Gross

We often press our children to perform because we feel that their success reflects on our parenting skills. This is a terrible burden to place on your children, which can cause performance anxiety and impact personal relationships.

'Let Them Read Books': Stories as Stress-Busters

Lawrence Rosen, M.D. | Posted 01.08.2013 | Healthy Living
Lawrence Rosen, M.D.

In treating stress-related conditions in children, there are so many terrific mind-body approaches to consider, including yoga and meditation. But one of my all-time favorites, useful even in very young children, is storytelling.