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Understanding Your Child’s Fear of the Dark

Understanding Your Child’s Fear of the Dark

Many children go through a phase of being afraid of the dark. If you find yourself in a nightly battle with your child, here are some insights to help you get to the bottom of their fears.

September 22, 2014 | By | 1 Reply More
Does My Child Need Therapy?  If So, What Kind?

Does My Child Need Therapy? If So, What Kind?

Seeking the right mental health treatment for your child may seem like a daunting task. It doesn’t have to be. This article will explore the reasons to seek treatment and different options available for children and their families.

September 19, 2014 | By | Reply More
Self-Esteem and Kids: A Christian Perspective

Self-Esteem and Kids: A Christian Perspective

Self-esteem is a concept that has many parents confused. Here we will explore self-esteem from a Christian perspective as well as some ideas for application for Christian parents.

April 11, 2013 | By | 3 Replies More
Talking to Kids About Tragedy: Do’s and Don’ts for Christian Parents

Talking to Kids About Tragedy: Do’s and Don’ts for Christian Parents

It seems that tragedy is everywhere lately. Many parents struggle with how, when and even if they should address it with their own children. Here’s a list of do’s and don’ts for the Christian parent.

December 18, 2012 | By | Reply More
A Parent’s Guide to Perfectionism in Kids

A Parent’s Guide to Perfectionism in Kids

No one is perfect, but you may have a child who thinks she should be. This post will help parents differentiate between “normal” perfectionism and possible underlying problems and give concrete solutions to address perfectionism at home.

June 27, 2012 | By | 1 Reply More
Children and Therapy: Answers to Common Questions

Children and Therapy: Answers to Common Questions

Figuring out if and when your child could benefit from therapy is not always easy. Here we will explore some answers to common questions that parents might have about counseling for children.

February 13, 2012 | By | Reply More
Helping Kids Who Worry: Solutions from the Bible

Helping Kids Who Worry: Solutions from the Bible

Does your child struggle with worry or anxiety? Here we will look to the Bible for inspiration for practical tips to combat worry.

February 8, 2012 | By | 3 Replies More