Marilyn Wedge Ph.D.

Sticker Charts and Rewards do Work for Problem Kids

By |2019-06-11T01:08:06-08:00June 10th, 2019|Categories: Behavioral Health, cfgctips, Crisis, Diagnosis, Emotional Health, Exercise, Health Information, Information, Inspiration, Medication, Nutrition, Parenting Tips, Resources, Trauma|Tags: , |

Sticker Charts and Rewards do Work for Problem Kids

Star charts are useful for reinforcing children’s positive behaviors, such as being ready for school on time, brushing their teeth, or having a day without incidents at school.

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7 Ways Mindfulness Can Help Children’s Brains

By |2018-09-26T21:32:18-08:00September 25th, 2018|Categories: cfgctips, Crisis, Diagnosis, Emotional Health, Exercise, Health Information, Information, Inspiration, Medication, Parenting Tips, Resources, Trauma, Youth Tips|Tags: , |

7 Ways Mindfulness Can Help Children’s Brains

Mindfulness is especially useful for kids because it promote skills controlled in the prefrontal cortex, like the ability to focus and concentrate.

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Are You Fighting in Front of Your Kids?

By |2018-04-25T09:10:36-08:00April 24th, 2018|Categories: Behavioral Health, cfgctips, Crisis, Diagnosis, Emotional Health, Exercise, Health Information, Information, Inspiration, Medication, Parenting Tips, Resources, Trauma, Youth Tips|Tags: , |

Are You Fighting in Front of Your Kids?

Research is starting to investigate the relationship between having parents who fight and a young person’s ability to recognize and process emotions.

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Why Parents Should Put Down Their Smartphones

By |2017-09-27T20:19:42-08:00September 27th, 2017|Categories: cfgctips, Diagnosis, Emotional Health, Exercise, Health Information, Information, Inspiration, Medication, Nutrition, Parenting Tips, Resources, Trauma|Tags: , , |

Why Parents Should Put Down Their Smartphones

Eighty percent of a child’s brain development occurs in the first three years of life. A child’s brain development is fed through parent-child verbal and nonverbal interactions.

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6 Things You Should Know about ADHD

By |2017-09-16T03:20:43-08:00June 13th, 2017|Categories: cfgctips, Diagnosis, Emotional Health, Exercise, Health Information, Information, Inspiration, Medication, Nutrition, Parenting Tips, Resources, Trauma, Youth Tips|Tags: , , |

6 Things You Should Know about ADHD

A recent study, geared toward teachers promotes a new understanding of ADHD–a diagnosis that has been skyrocketing among American children.

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