Dan Mager MSW

The 12 Steps and Mindful Parenting: Steps 1-3

By |2019-09-16T21:00:42-08:00September 16th, 2019|Categories: Behavioral Health, cfgctips, Crisis, Diagnosis, Exercise, Health Information, Information, Inspiration, Medication, Parenting Tips, Resources, Trauma|Tags: , |

The 12 Steps and Mindful Parenting: Steps 1-3

12-step recovery helps people who dedicate themselves to the process become strong in the places where they were broken—with spillover benefits for the quality of one’s parenting.

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Mindfulness Practices, Values, and Parenting

By |2019-08-22T01:10:05-08:00August 20th, 2019|Categories: cfgctips, Crisis, Diagnosis, Emotional Health, Exercise, Health Information, Information, Inspiration, Medication, Parenting Tips, Resources, Trauma|Tags: , |

Mindfulness Practices, Values, and Parenting

Mindfulness and meditation practice doesn’t require you to show up happy or serene. You can show up with a busy, crazed mind & a heavy heart. You just have to show up & be present.

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How To Get Your Children To Do Chores

By |2019-07-23T15:21:07-08:00July 23rd, 2019|Categories: Behavioral Health, cfgctips, Crisis, Diagnosis, Emotional Health, Exercise, Health Information, Information, Inspiration, Medication, Nutrition, Parenting Tips, Resources, Trauma, Youth Tips|Tags: , |

How To Get Your Children To Do Chores

Getting children to do chores is often far from easy but it’s actually quite simple. Your time and energy is an investment that will ultimately pay dividends—for you and for them.

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Why Sometimes Saying “No” to Your Kids is So Important

By |2019-01-24T01:06:00-08:00January 23rd, 2019|Categories: Behavioral Health, cfgctips, Crisis, Diagnosis, Emotional Health, Exercise, Health Information, Information, Inspiration, Medication, Nutrition, Parenting Tips, Resources, Trauma|Tags: , |

Why Sometimes Saying “No” to Your Kids is So Important

Believe it or not, parents do their children a tremendous disservice when they don’t give them the experience of being told “no.”

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Communication Skills That Improve Connection With Your Kids

By |2018-09-25T20:44:04-08:00September 25th, 2018|Categories: Behavioral Health, cfgctips, Crisis, Diagnosis, Exercise, Health Information, Information, Inspiration, Medication, Parenting Tips, Resources, Trauma|Tags: , |

Communication Skills That Improve Connection With Your Kids

Practicing these skills with your kids helps promote their self-acceptance and self-esteem. This is among the most beneficial things you can do with and for them.

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Mindful Parenting and the 4 Stages of Skill Development

By |2018-08-02T03:41:56-08:00August 1st, 2018|Categories: cfgctips, Diagnosis, Exercise, Health Information, Information, Inspiration, Medication, Parenting Tips, Resources, Trauma|Tags: , |

Mindful Parenting and the 4 Stages of Skill Development

Becoming a skillful parent doesn’t happen by accident or coincidence either; it necessitates conscious awareness and ongoing intentional effort.

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