Wellness

Do We Ever Truly Accept Our Children with Exceptional Needs?

By |2019-05-03T01:39:25-08:00May 1st, 2019|Categories: cfgctips, Crisis, Diagnosis, Emotional Health, Exercise, Health Information, Information, Inspiration, Medication, Parenting Tips, Resources, Trauma|Tags: , , |

Do We Ever Truly Accept Our Children with Exceptional Needs?

Is acceptance consistent with still wishing that the child would stop losing her phone?  Or that he would stop blurting out comments that are inadvertently hurtful?

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Parents and the Importance of the Adolescent Bedroom

By |2019-05-01T21:03:35-08:00May 1st, 2019|Categories: Behavioral Health, cfgctips, Crisis, Diagnosis, Emotional Health, Exercise, Health Information, Information, Inspiration, Medication, Nutrition, Parenting Tips, Resources, Trauma|Tags: , , |

Parents and the Importance of the Adolescent Bedroom

The adolescent bedroom gathers telling power as the young person increasingly treats it as a personal reflection and statement of who they are and how they are becoming.

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What to Do When Your Son Tells You He’s Depressed?

By |2019-04-19T05:12:22-08:00April 16th, 2019|Categories: Behavioral Health, cfgctips, Crisis, Diagnosis, Emotional Health, Exercise, Health Information, Information, Inspiration, Medication, Nutrition, Parenting Tips, Resources, Trauma, Youth Tips|Tags: , , |

What to Do When Your Son Tells You He's Depressed?

My son just told me he’s depressed. What do I do? What do I say?

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Six Deep Breaths Back to Connection With Your Child

By |2019-04-18T21:04:20-08:00April 16th, 2019|Categories: Behavioral Health, cfgctips, Crisis, Diagnosis, Emotional Health, Exercise, Health Information, Information, Inspiration, Medication, Parenting Tips, Resources, Trauma|Tags: , , |

Six Deep Breaths Back to Connection With Your Child

What do you do when a quiet moment threatens to turn nuclear with your teen? Stop and take six deep breaths and check in with yourself.

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Thriving or Just Surviving? Are Your Children Nested?

By |2019-04-17T13:15:58-08:00April 16th, 2019|Categories: cfgctips, Crisis, Diagnosis, Emotional Health, Exercise, Health Information, Information, Inspiration, Medication, Nutrition, Parenting Tips, Resources, Trauma, Youth Tips|Tags: , , |

Thriving or Just Surviving? Are Your Children Nested?

How can parents assess whether they are providing the evolved nest to their children?

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Why Do Kids Become Less Attached To Pets As They Get Older?

By |2019-04-16T21:03:52-08:00April 16th, 2019|Categories: Behavioral Health, cfgctips, Crisis, Diagnosis, Emotional Health, Exercise, Health Information, Information, Inspiration, Medication, Nutrition, Parenting Tips, Resources, Trauma, Youth Tips|Tags: , , , |

Why Do Kids Become Less Attached To Pets As They Get Older?

Both boys and girls become less attached to their pets as the enter adolescence. Is this the natural consequence of considering pets as family members?

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10 Ways to Be a Happier Mother

By |2019-04-09T21:03:51-08:00April 8th, 2019|Categories: Behavioral Health, cfgctips, Crisis, Diagnosis, Emotional Health, Exercise, Health Information, Information, Inspiration, Medication, Parenting Tips, Resources, Trauma, Youth Tips|Tags: , , |

10 Ways to Be a Happier Mother

Being a less stressed, exhausted mother is within reach. Here’s how to rewire your brain to recognize triggers, ditch perfection and find joy—a gift to you and your children.

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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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Teach Your Teen to Set Emotional Boundaries

By |2019-04-09T05:07:42-08:00April 8th, 2019|Categories: Behavioral Health, cfgctips, Crisis, Diagnosis, Emotional Health, Exercise, Health Information, Information, Inspiration, Medication, Nutrition, Parenting Tips, Resources, Trauma|Tags: , , |

Teach Your Teen to Set Emotional Boundaries

Setting emotional boundaries is an important part of developing healthy relationships. Parents who teach their kids about boundary setting contribute to their lifelong happiness.

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How Do You Stop Your Teen from Keeping Bad Company?

By |2019-03-22T01:11:47-08:00March 20th, 2019|Categories: Behavioral Health, cfgctips, Crisis, Diagnosis, Emotional Health, Exercise, Health Information, Information, Inspiration, Medication, Nutrition, Parenting Tips, Resources, Trauma, Youth Tips|Tags: , , |

How Do You Stop Your Teen from Keeping Bad Company?

This problem, of teens associating with peers whom their parents and other concerned adults consider to be troubled at best and toxic at worst is nothing new.

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