Anger is a hard emotion to experience. It can be harder to witness it in others. Truth be told, most of us are afraid of anger - our own and our children's. If you're wondering how to help your child deal with anger and possibly aggression, this new article may be helpful.
With back-to-school around the corner, now is the perfect time to consider ways to overcome those feelings of life being "too much" - too loud, too bright, too busy. Here's an article to get you started: 5 Ways to Recalibrate Your Senses When You're Feeling Overwhelmed & Overstimulated
Here's wishing you a peaceful happy fall!
Since this is a parenting blog, you can bet that this article is about the parent-child relationship. But, as you may come to understand rather quickly, the fundamentals ar the same as all other healthy relationships. CLICK HERE TO READ IT.
With summer starting up, you might find this short article helpful. CLICK HERE to read more.
Parenting is mostly a journey - one through which we become more than we realized we could be. My daughter recently celebrated her 25th birthday. Not surprisingly, I was moved to stop and reflect on the journey. CLICK HERE to read more.
Another post on Medium.com - CLICK HERE to see if a little 3-step process might help you through some of the bumps on the road during 2020.
Who doesn't want that, right? And yet, how many of us begin by trying to convince our children to do as we ask? What if there's an easier (though less direct) path to this end result? If you're interested in learning more, CLICK HERE!
Uncomfortable feelings are...well...uncomfortable. It's not unlike wading through a mud puddle - squelchy and squishy. Who would choose to do it on purpose? I'm hoping you might if you were doing it to help your child. CLICK HERE to read this article and decide for yourself!
There are so many books, programs and resources out there for parents to learn about parenting. How do you know what's right for you and your child? How do you choose? And what is "good enough" parenting, anyway? CLICK HERE to read some of my thoughts on parenting well.
I'm Judith Pinto, Occupational Therapist (Alberta, Canada) and Educator. I specialize in supporting mental health in children and adults with anxiety through integrative mental health consultations, psychotherapy & education.
Disclaimer: The information in this website page is not to be used in place of medical treatment by a health or mental health provider.