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6 signs of teen depression parents should look out for

Korin Miller December 19, 2019, 9:06 am Moodiness and teenagers go together like peanut butter and jelly, so it’s hardly shocking when your teen acts temperamental. Still, if they’re moody often, it’s understandable that you might start to wonder whether your teen is depressed. While not every teenager experiences mood swings, it happens to enough teens during… Read More 6 signs of teen depression parents should look out for

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‘I thought it would be easy’: When breastfeeding is the hardest thing ever by Laura T. Coffey  8/4/2020

‘I thought it would be easy’: When breastfeeding is the hardest thing ever by Laura T. Coffey  8/4/2020 Like millions of new moms around the world, Sandra Chance figured she’d have no problem breastfeeding her baby girl. “I thought it would be easy — that it was natural and it would just happen,” Chance, 39, of… Read More ‘I thought it would be easy’: When breastfeeding is the hardest thing ever by Laura T. Coffey  8/4/2020

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What I’ve Realized Since My Boyfriend’s Mom Moved in With Us by Kyle Raymond Fitzpatrick

What I’ve Realized Since My Boyfriend’s Mom Moved in With Us We’ve tried to maintain some aspects of the life we had before. by Kyle Raymond Fitzpatrick September 24, 2019 It’s been a weird summer for my boyfriend and I, largely because we’ve found ourselves increasingly parenting our parents. For me, the situation is simple: my… Read More What I’ve Realized Since My Boyfriend’s Mom Moved in With Us by Kyle Raymond Fitzpatrick

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Lily Lines: This affects new dads more than many think by Lena Felton and Ross May June 16, 2019

Lily Lines: This affects new dads more than many think Lena Felton and Ross May June 16, 2019 We may be missing postpartum depression symptoms in men, study suggests Postpartum depression doesn’t only affect women. According to research, new fathers can suffer the same symptoms — and if their partners are suffering from postpartum depression, as… Read More Lily Lines: This affects new dads more than many think by Lena Felton and Ross May June 16, 2019

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How Dads Can Help With Postpartum Depression, According To An Expert By Danielle Campoamor Jul 4, 2019

How Dads Can Help With Postpartum Depression, According To An Expert By Danielle Campoamor Jul 4, 2019 I knew, almost immediately, that what I was experiencing postpartum was something my partner couldn’t understand. Our son was born without major complication and he was healthy and smiling and sleeping regularly and eating around the clock and, for… Read More How Dads Can Help With Postpartum Depression, According To An Expert By Danielle Campoamor Jul 4, 2019

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A child’s bad behavior isn’t ‘attention-seeking.’ She’s seeking a relationship By Tamar Jacobson, early childhood development and education consultant

A child’s bad behavior isn’t ‘attention-seeking.’ She’s seeking a relationship. How does a young child express to adults their fear of abandonment or their longing for more of us, if not by seeking our attention? June 9, 2019, 4:31 AM EDT By Tamar Jacobson, early childhood development and education consultant As an educator of early childhood… Read More A child’s bad behavior isn’t ‘attention-seeking.’ She’s seeking a relationship By Tamar Jacobson, early childhood development and education consultant

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Resilience Guide for Parents & Teachers from the American Psychological Association

  Resilience Guide for Parents & Teachers from the American Psychological Association We tend to idealize childhood as a carefree time, but youth alone offers no shield against the emotional hurts and traumas many children face. Children can be asked to deal with problems ranging from adapting to a new classroom to bullying by classmates… Read More Resilience Guide for Parents & Teachers from the American Psychological Association

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Experts explain how to talk about suicide with kids by age By Meghan Holohan

Experts explain how to talk about suicide with kids by age Talking about suicide can be difficult for parents. Mental health and parenting experts explain how to address the subject to kids of every age. June 8, 2018, 4:56 PM EDT / Updated March 25, 2019, 4:12 PM EDT / Source: TODAY By Meghan Holohan This story discusses suicide. If you or… Read More Experts explain how to talk about suicide with kids by age By Meghan Holohan

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How Inuit Parents Teach Kids To Control Their Anger by Doucleff and Greenhalgh

THE OTHER SIDE OF ANGER How Inuit Parents Teach Kids To Control Their Anger March 13, 20199:01 AM ET MICHAELEEN DOUCLEFF JANE GREENHALGH Back in the 1960s, a Harvard graduate student made a landmark discovery about the nature of human anger. At age 34, Jean Briggs traveled above the Arctic Circle and lived out on… Read More How Inuit Parents Teach Kids To Control Their Anger by Doucleff and Greenhalgh