Wellness

What Kind of Sports Parent Am I?

By |2019-06-26T01:06:09-08:00June 25th, 2019|Categories: Behavioral Health, cfgctips, Crisis, Diagnosis, Emotional Health, Exercise, Health Information, Information, Inspiration, Medication, Nutrition, Parenting Tips, Resources, Trauma|Tags: , , |

What Kind of Sports Parent Am I?

Parents need to ask themselves some hard questions about their role in the good and bad of youth sports.

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Restoring Children’s Play: Creating Places for Social Play

By |2019-06-25T21:02:08-08:00June 25th, 2019|Categories: Behavioral Health, cfgctips, Crisis, Diagnosis, Emotional Health, Exercise, Health Information, Information, Inspiration, Medication, Nutrition, Parenting Tips, Resources, Trauma|Tags: , , |

Restoring Children’s Play: Creating Places for Social Play

To enable children to play freely with others, we must create spaces safe enough for today’s nervous parents, yet free from adult control. Here is a list of possibilities.

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“Just Tell Me What to Say!”: Guiding Principles for Parents

By |2019-05-24T05:09:49-08:00May 22nd, 2019|Categories: Behavioral Health, cfgctips, Crisis, Diagnosis, Emotional Health, Exercise, Health Information, Information, Inspiration, Medication, Nutrition, Parenting Tips, Resources, Trauma|Tags: , , |

Just remember Connection, Feelings, Solutions. You’ll be amazed how the words come to you.

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How to Tell Your Child You Are Splitting Up

By |2019-05-24T01:05:46-08:00May 22nd, 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 Tell Your Child You Are Splitting Up

Set the stage for a successful change in your family’s structure by being strong, loving, and confident when you tell your child about what’s happening next.

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How Can We Restore Children’s Independent Outdoor Play?

By |2019-05-15T13:35:43-08:00May 14th, 2019|Categories: cfgctips, Crisis, Diagnosis, Emotional Health, Exercise, Health Information, Information, Inspiration, Medication, Nutrition, Parenting Tips, Resources, Trauma|Tags: , , |

How Can We Restore Children’s Independent Outdoor Play?

Play Deprivation Disorder is tragic consequence of our over-control of children’s lives. What can we do to remedy this problem? I want your ideas.

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Stemming the Rising Tide of College Depression

By |2019-05-15T01:03:34-08:00May 14th, 2019|Categories: Behavioral Health, cfgctips, Crisis, Diagnosis, Emotional Health, Exercise, Health Information, Information, Inspiration, Medication, Nutrition, Parenting Tips, Resources, Trauma, Youth Tips|Tags: , , , |

Stemming the Rising Tide of College Depression

If you have gotten your child to open up to you and dialogue about mental health, you have won half the battle.

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For All the Moms with ADHD…

By |2019-05-14T21:02:51-08:00May 14th, 2019|Categories: cfgctips, Crisis, Diagnosis, Emotional Health, Exercise, Health Information, Information, Inspiration, Medication, Parenting Tips, Resources, Trauma, Youth Tips|Tags: , , , , |

For All the Moms with ADHD...

Are you a mom with ADHD staggering to the finish line this Mother’s Day? Take a few minutes to appreciate all that you are doing. We certainly do!

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Strong Relationships are Crucial in Treating ADHD

By |2019-05-09T05:13:29-08:00May 8th, 2019|Categories: cfgctips, Crisis, Diagnosis, Emotional Health, Exercise, Health Information, Information, Inspiration, Medication, Parenting Tips, Resources, Trauma, Youth Tips|Tags: , , , , |

Strong Relationships are Crucial in Treating ADHD

In this post, I will argue for a third, crucial element for successful treatment of ADHD: positive relationships with trusted adults.

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Hey Dad, Are You Helping Your Child Have a Healthy Weight?

By |2019-05-04T09:18:28-08:00May 1st, 2019|Categories: cfgctips, Crisis, Diagnosis, Emotional Health, Exercise, Health Information, Information, Inspiration, Medication, Nutrition, Parenting Tips, Resources, Trauma|Tags: , , |

Hey Dad, Are You Helping Your Child Have a Healthy Weight?

Moms don’t deserve all the credit (or blame) for their child’s weight.

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