Archive for ‘Quick Tips’ Category


Help Your Child Develop an Attitude of Gratitude

April 24, 2012 | Posted in Confident Kids, Confident Teens, Happiness, Quick Tips, Skills thanks_opt

You’ve taught your child to say please and thank you (great!) and are wondering how to build a deeper sense of gratitude. Good for you– gratitude is linked with many good things from happiness to improved relationships. Read more…

 

8 Ways to Help Your Child Boost Positive Energy

March 22, 2012 | Posted in Achievement, Confident Kids, Confident Teens, Happiness, Personality, Quick Tips, Skills energetic girl

Many of my child and teen clients have been dragging a bit lately. It may be seasonal allergies (with this beautiful early spring here on the east coast), the March lull before spring break, some colds that are going around, or other causes… Read more…

 

10 Quick Stress Busters for Kids

February 18, 2012 | Posted in Confident Kids, Confident Teens, Quick Tips, Skills, Stress beach

Sometimes it just takes a minute or two to reset the stress-meter. Here are 10 things your kids can do at home or at school to feel better fast and refocus on what’s important: Read more…

 

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…

 
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