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How to Help Your Anxious Child – Expert Interview with Dr. Joelle McGovern on

October 23, 2012 | Posted in Anxiety, Confident Kids, Interviews joelle mcgovern

I’m excited to share the interview I did with Dr. Joelle McGovern on How to Help Your Anxious Child. Read more…

 

Are You Enabling Your Child’s Anxiety?

February 12, 2012 | Posted in Anxiety, Confident Kids, Confident Teens, Relationships boys

The other day I met with a new family in the office and the first thing the mom said to me as she sat down was, “My name is Susan and I’m an enabler.”
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5 Ways to Help Your Child Be More Optimistic

February 9, 2012 | Posted in Anxiety, Confident Kids, Confident Teens, Happiness, Quick Tips, Skills sunflower

Sometimes optimism gets a bad reputation because people think it means being unrealistic, Pollyanna-ish, or in denial. Read more…

 

When is Perfectionism a Problem?

February 6, 2012 | Posted in Achievement, Anxiety, Interviews Larina 200 by 200

You love how your child is focused and motivated in school, sports, and other activities. You just wish that she weren’t so hard on herself. Read more…

 
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