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Instilling Organization in Your Child’s Life

Time management will always be a necessary life skill no matter how old you are. Scheduling, planning, and keeping appointments are just a few of the elements that go in to managing your time. Teaching children at an early age the importance of this attribute will only help them to be more prepared for the […]

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WHAT TO DO IF YOU DISCOVER YOUR CHILD IS SELF HARMING

  Self harming is the name given to when one deliberately inflicts injuries unto himself/herself. This practice is common amongst teenagers and young adults, many of whom sees this as the only way to cope with the problems that are so distressful they may otherwise lead to suicide. The burning, cutting or whatever method they […]

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Helping your Child with Goal Setting

It is important that children learn from an early age the importance of goal setting. Achieving goals can help children to solve problems and teach them how to deal with everyday situations. You can set goals like getting your child to save a specific sum every month or getting higher grades in school, or even […]

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Dealing with Teenagers

If you have a teenage son or daughter, then you will probably already know that sometimes, it doesn’t matter how hard you try to reason with them or what you say to them, it will only make them even more moody and angry at you. Well, although it is hard, talking to your teenage son […]

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Helping Your Child Cope With Disappointment and Failure

In life there are bound to be times of failure and disappointment; children need to know this and appreciate that these issues cannot be escaped. If not dealt with properly, though, they can have negative effects on a child’s psyche and self-esteem. In order to help children to cope, it is necessary to let them […]

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