Rick Nauert PhD

How Adults Deal With Success & Failure Can Help Foster Kids’ Persistence

By |2019-09-18T01:20:58-08:00September 16th, 2019|Categories: cfgctips, Crisis, Diagnosis, Emotional Health, Exercise, Health Information, Information, Inspiration, Medication, Nutrition, Parenting Tips, Resources, Trauma|Tags: |

How Adults Deal With Success & Failure Can Help Foster Kids’ Persistence

A new study explores ways in which parents and educators can help foster persistence  in children before they begin formal schooling. Researchers looked at the interactions of preschool-age children with adults to determine how they affected the […]

Parent Burnout Not Good for Parent or Child

By |2019-09-17T21:16:53-08:00September 16th, 2019|Categories: Behavioral Health, cfgctips, Crisis, Diagnosis, Emotional Health, Exercise, Health Information, Information, Inspiration, Medication, Parenting Tips, Resources, Trauma|Tags: |

Parent Burnout Not Good for Parent or Child

For most people, the term “burnout” is associated with a job or career, but new research now suggests individuals can become burnt out when the daily stress of parenting becomes chronic. The burnout results in an intense exhaustion that leads parents […]

New Moms’ Social Media Posts May Put Kids’ Privacy at Risk

By |2019-08-02T13:23:01-08:00July 31st, 2019|Categories: cfgctips, Crisis, Diagnosis, Emotional Health, Exercise, Health Information, Information, Inspiration, Medication, Nutrition, Parenting Tips, Resources, Trauma|Tags: |

New Moms’ Social Media Posts May Put Kids’ Privacy at Risk

It is common for new mothers to use social media to share feelings about the trials of parenthood, get advice, or simply brag about their youngsters’ achievements.

New research finds that women’s feelings of vulnerability about being a mother […]

Brief Interventions for Teen Substance Abuse Can Pay Off for Years

By |2019-05-03T10:07:02-08:00May 1st, 2019|Categories: Behavioral Health, cfgctips, Crisis, Diagnosis, Emotional Health, Exercise, Health Information, Information, Inspiration, Medication, Nutrition, Parenting Tips, Resources, Trauma, Youth Tips|Tags: , |

Brief Interventions for Teen Substance Abuse Can Pay Off for Years

Researchers at Kaiser Permanente health group have found long-term benefits for patients and health organizations that employ screenings, interventions, and referrals.

The new study, published in the journal Pediatrics, suggests that the benefits can last for many years and can […]

Chill & Flexible Wins The Race When Parenting Teens

By |2019-02-28T09:14:35-08:00February 27th, 2019|Categories: Behavioral Health, cfgctips, Crisis, Diagnosis, Emotional Health, Exercise, Health Information, Information, Inspiration, Medication, Nutrition, Parenting Tips, Resources, Trauma, Youth Tips|Tags: |

Chill & Flexible Wins The Race When Parenting Teens

In a new study on parenting teens, psychologists find that mothers and fathers who are less capable of tamping down their anger are more likely to harshly discipline their kids, and fathers in particular were not as good at considering […]

Nurturing Parenting Sets Teens Up for Healthy Relationships

By |2018-05-11T06:39:53-08:00May 9th, 2018|Categories: Behavioral Health, cfgctips, Crisis, Diagnosis, Emotional Health, Exercise, Health Information, Information, Inspiration, Medication, Nutrition, Parenting Tips, Resources, Trauma, Youth Tips|Tags: , |

Nurturing Parenting Sets Teens Up for Healthy Relationships

New research suggests nurturing parents pass along strategies that help their children build and maintain positive relationships in adulthood. Investigators discovered a supportive, compassionate family environment helps adolescents engage in healthier, less violent romantic relationships as young adults.

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Sharing Music Can Improve Parent-Child Bond

By |2018-05-10T10:19:59-08:00May 9th, 2018|Categories: Behavioral Health, cfgctips, Crisis, Diagnosis, Emotional Health, Exercise, Health Information, Information, Inspiration, Medication, Nutrition, Parenting Tips, Resources, Trauma, Youth Tips|Tags: |

Sharing Music Can Improve Parent-Child Bond

New research suggests music can be a common thread to improve parent-child relationships, especially during adolescence. Parents may have to live with a little higher volume and flexibility on genre, but the benefit of improved relationships with a child can be worth minor […]

More Than Hour a Day of Screen Time Tied to Teen Unhappiness

By |2018-01-23T15:29:28-08:00January 23rd, 2018|Categories: cfgctips, Crisis, Diagnosis, Emotional Health, Exercise, Health Information, Information, Inspiration, Medication, Parenting Tips, Resources, Trauma, Youth Tips|Tags: , |

More Than Hour a Day of Screen Time Tied to Teen Unhappiness

A new study suggests teens whose eyes are habitually glued to their smartphones are markedly unhappier, according to  lead author and San Diego State University professor of psychology Dr. Jean M. Twenge.

Twenge, along with colleagues Gabrielle Martin […]

In Fighting Obesity, How Moms Talk to Kids May Make a Difference

By |2018-01-10T23:15:26-08:00January 10th, 2018|Categories: Behavioral Health, cfgctips, Crisis, Diagnosis, Emotional Health, Exercise, Health Information, Information, Inspiration, Medication, Nutrition, Parenting Tips, Resources, Trauma|Tags: , , |

In Fighting Obesity, How Moms Talk to Kids May Make a Difference

In a familiar scene at a birthday party, a child goes back for a second cupcake or piece of cake, and a parent says he has had enough sweets. But the response may differ family to family. In […]

New Tool Measures Screen Addiction in Children

By |2017-12-05T12:27:24-08:00December 4th, 2017|Categories: cfgctips, Crisis, Diagnosis, Emotional Health, Exercise, Health Information, Information, Inspiration, Medication, Nutrition, Parenting Tips, Resources, Trauma|Tags: , |

New Tool Measures Screen Addiction in Children

In today’s technologically driven milieu, it is common for young children to be focused on a screen for hours texting or gaming, lost in a digital world.

New research suggests, however, that the amount of screen time may not be the concern; rather, […]