Erin Leonard Ph.D.

How To Help A Child Who Shuts Down

By |2019-04-17T21:04:05-08:00April 16th, 2019|Categories: Behavioral Health, cfgctips, Diagnosis, Emotional Health, Exercise, Health Information, Information, Inspiration, Medication, Parenting Tips, Resources, Trauma|Tags: , |

How To Help A Child Who Shuts Down

During a discussion with your child, she hangs her head, sears up and totally shuts down. The talk comes to a screeching halt with no resolution. Here’s help.

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Three Ways to Get Close to Your Child Despite a Hectic Life

By |2019-04-09T09:11:43-08:00April 8th, 2019|Categories: cfgctips, Diagnosis, Emotional Health, Exercise, Health Information, Information, Inspiration, Medication, Parenting Tips, Resources, Trauma, Youth Tips|Tags: , , |

Three Ways to Get Close to Your Child Despite a Hectic Life

Several tricks help a busy mom stay emotionally attuned to her kids without having to invest a substantial amount of extra time.

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How To Help Your Child With Accountability

By |2019-02-28T21:12:28-08:00February 27th, 2019|Categories: cfgctips, Diagnosis, Emotional Health, Exercise, Health Information, Information, Inspiration, Medication, Parenting Tips, Resources, Trauma|Tags: , |

How To Help Your Child With Accountability

A parent who is never wrong in their relationship with a child, may raise a child who is never wrong in their relationship with a parent.

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Raising A Child With Grit

By |2019-01-24T09:22:04-08:00January 23rd, 2019|Categories: cfgctips, Diagnosis, Emotional Health, Exercise, Health Information, Information, Inspiration, Medication, Parenting Tips, Resources, Trauma, Youth Tips|Tags: , , |

Raising A Child With Grit

Parents often believe a child’s experience of achievement is what facilitates confidence, yet, it is the quality of the parent/child bond that fosters a rugged sense-of-self.

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Trauma Touches Every Child

By |2018-11-27T10:57:12-08:00November 26th, 2018|Categories: Behavioral Health, cfgctips, Crisis, Diagnosis, Emotional Health, Exercise, Health Information, Information, Inspiration, Medication, Parenting Tips, Resources, Trauma, Youth Tips|Tags: , |

Trauma Touches Every Child

In a world filled with tragedy, it is important to know how to help your child when they are exposed to it.

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Helping Your Child When They Won’t Tell You What Is Wrong

By |2018-10-30T15:47:53-08:00October 30th, 2018|Categories: cfgctips, Crisis, Diagnosis, Emotional Health, Exercise, Health Information, Information, Inspiration, Medication, Parenting Tips, Resources, Trauma, Youth Tips|Tags: , |

Helping Your Child When They Won't Tell You What Is Wrong

Knowing how to help a child when they are in crisis is critical. How a parent handles the situation can heal their child and strengthen the parent/child bond or drive them away.

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Why Kids Cut

By |2018-08-31T04:44:41-08:00August 29th, 2018|Categories: Behavioral Health, cfgctips, Crisis, Diagnosis, Emotional Health, Exercise, Health Information, Information, Inspiration, Medication, Nutrition, Parenting Tips, Resources, Trauma, Youth Tips|Tags: , |

Why Kids Cut

Almost fifty percent of teens in the US have cut or engaged in some sort self harm. Understanding why kids cut is critical in stopping it. Parents have the power to protect kids.

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6 Research-based Ways To Systematically Reduce Family Stress

By |2018-08-18T08:59:50-08:00August 17th, 2018|Categories: Behavioral Health, cfgctips, Crisis, Diagnosis, Emotional Health, Exercise, Health Information, Information, Inspiration, Medication, Nutrition, Parenting Tips, Resources, Trauma, Youth Tips|Tags: , |

6 Research-based Ways To Systematically Reduce Family Stress

The daily responsibilities of running a family often leave parents feeling, stressed, overwhelmed and like they are barely holding things together. Six simple things can help.

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