Alison Escalante M.D.

Why Moms Are Having More Trouble Sleeping During Coronavirus

By |2020-10-15T01:15:00-07:00October 14th, 2020|Categories: cfgctips, Crisis, Diagnosis, Exercise, Health Information, Information, Inspiration, Medication, Parenting Tips, Resources, Trauma|Tags: , |

Why Moms Are Having More Trouble Sleeping During Coronavirus

Mothers are feeling the anxiety as they take on the bulk of the extra pressure during the coronavirus pandemic, and it’s hurting their sleep.

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Dads Who Spend Time With Their Babies Have Less Depression

By |2020-10-01T21:00:41-07:00September 30th, 2020|Categories: cfgctips, Crisis, Diagnosis, Emotional Health, Exercise, Health Information, Information, Inspiration, Medication, Parenting Tips, Resources, Trauma, Youth Tips|Tags: , |

Dads Who Spend Time With Their Babies Have Less Depression

Fathers get postpartum depression in rates almost as high as mothers. New research shows that when dads are able to spend more time with their babies, it protects their wellbeing.

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Children Want To Talk About Coronavirus: We Need To Listen

By |2020-07-18T05:42:57-07:00July 15th, 2020|Categories: cfgctips, Crisis, Diagnosis, Emotional Health, Exercise, Health Information, Information, Inspiration, Medication, Nutrition, Parenting Tips, Resources, Trauma, Youth Tips|Tags: , , |

Children Want To Talk About Coronavirus: We Need To Listen

Kids are vulnerable to long-term effects on mental health from crises, but new research suggests a way to support kids’ resilience during coronavirus.

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Kids Get Better.

By |2020-02-27T09:47:12-08:00February 26th, 2020|Categories: Behavioral Health, cfgctips, Crisis, Diagnosis, Emotional Health, Exercise, Health Information, Information, Inspiration, Medication, Nutrition, Parenting Tips, Resources, Trauma|Tags: , |

Kids Get Better.

Do you worry you might miss an important detail about your child? That your child might be hurt by it? A simple method can relieve your fear.

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Parents, It’s Going To Be Okay.

By |2020-02-20T01:17:12-08:00February 18th, 2020|Categories: Behavioral Health, cfgctips, Crisis, Diagnosis, Emotional Health, Exercise, Health Information, Information, Inspiration, Medication, Nutrition, Parenting Tips, Resources, Trauma|Tags: , |

Parents, It’s Going To Be Okay.

Our job is to teach our children how to live in the world they are in. To live. Not to hide in fear. We have to live like it’s going to be okay, or we pay a terrible price.

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Is Social Media Toxic to Your Teen’s Mental Health?

By |2019-09-17T05:08:45-07:00September 16th, 2019|Categories: cfgctips, Crisis, Diagnosis, Emotional Health, Exercise, Health Information, Information, Inspiration, Medication, Nutrition, Parenting Tips, Resources, Trauma, Youth Tips|Tags: , |

Is Social Media Toxic to Your Teen's Mental Health?

New research finds that social media hurts our teenagers’ mental health, but another recent study disagrees. How do we reconcile research that contradicts?

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Shame Works to Control Kids…and That’s a Problem.

By |2019-08-21T14:06:20-07:00August 20th, 2019|Categories: Behavioral Health, cfgctips, Crisis, Exercise, Health Information, Information, Inspiration, Medication, Nutrition, Parenting Tips, Resources, Trauma|Tags: , |

Shame Works to Control Kids…and That’s a Problem.

Shame can be very effective in getting the behavior we want from our kids, but parents don’t realize the consequences for the child on the inside. Here’s what to do instead.

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Why Your Child Has Multiple Personalities.

By |2019-07-10T09:15:28-07:00July 9th, 2019|Categories: Behavioral Health, cfgctips, Crisis, Diagnosis, Emotional Health, Exercise, Health Information, Information, Inspiration, Medication, Parenting Tips, Resources, Trauma|Tags: , |

Why Your Child Has Multiple Personalities.

Has your child ever acted like a different person? One model of the psyche posits that we all have multiple sub-personalities inside us… like in the movie “Inside Out.”

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In Parenting, Love Wins.

By |2019-05-09T01:09:28-07:00May 8th, 2019|Categories: cfgctips, Crisis, Diagnosis, Emotional Health, Exercise, Health Information, Information, Inspiration, Medication, Parenting Tips, Resources, Trauma, Youth Tips|Tags: , |

In Parenting, Love Wins.

Does it really matter how we parent our children? New research out of Harvard tells us that “at the end of the day… simply trying to love our children well will go a long way.”

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Drowning in Parenting Stress? Here’s What to Do About It.

By |2019-03-21T05:18:19-07:00March 20th, 2019|Categories: cfgctips, Crisis, Diagnosis, Emotional Health, Exercise, Health Information, Information, Inspiration, Medication, Nutrition, Parenting Tips, Resources, Trauma|Tags: , |

Drowning in Parenting Stress? Here's What to Do About It.

Parents have always been stressed, but now we are drowning in it. A simple method can help us find a little peace and connect with our kids.

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