A Child’s Frustration

2018-07-17T16:04:43+00:00

Q: My 11-year-old son has autism. Recently, he told me that he should not live because he will never be able to achieve his dreams, that he will not be able to have a wife

A Child’s Frustration 2018-07-17T16:04:43+00:00

Will He Ever Wake Up Dry?

2017-08-29T21:41:55+00:00

Q: Our nearly 5-year-old son has been daytime potty trained since 22 months but has never been nighttime dry. He had his tonsils and adenoids out a few months ago, and our pediatrician said that

Will He Ever Wake Up Dry? 2017-08-29T21:41:55+00:00

A Troubled Adult Son

2017-08-29T21:47:45+00:00

Q: Our 29-year-old son was essentially a model child growing up, a good student with very few behavior issues. He graduated college in 2010, during which time he was charged twice for possession of marijuana.

A Troubled Adult Son 2017-08-29T21:47:45+00:00

The Word is a Great Tool in Parenting

2017-09-13T20:27:08+00:00

By June Foster Parenting? Yes, I qualify to speak on the subject as I'm a mom, grandmother, and great-grandmother, though I don't know where the years went. As parents, we have opportunity to mold and

The Word is a Great Tool in Parenting 2017-09-13T20:27:08+00:00

A Parent’s Back To School

2017-09-01T17:46:56+00:00

At the start of the school year, it’s not just the kids who face an adjustment—parents do too. From homework to teacher conference to after-school activities, this time of year can be overwhelming and chaotic.

A Parent’s Back To School 2017-09-01T17:46:56+00:00

Coming to Grips With A Child’s Suicide

2018-07-17T16:04:43+00:00

By Jean Ann Williams When I was 50 years old, my youngest child, Joshua, died by suicide. After his loss, I’ve often examined my growing up years, because my mother also died by suicide as

Coming to Grips With A Child’s Suicide 2018-07-17T16:04:43+00:00

All Meals Aren’t Masterpieces (But We Are!)

2017-07-28T23:39:46+00:00

By Julie Arduini Our almost 14-year-old daughter falls into the category of special needs because of her health. Her life had a rocky start with a late congenital hypothyroid diagnosis and office error. She had

All Meals Aren’t Masterpieces (But We Are!) 2017-07-28T23:39:46+00:00

Ticket Method for Toddlers?

2018-07-17T16:00:17+00:00

Q: For misbehavior, we’re keen on the ‘tickets’ strategy for major offenses. However my twins are under 3 (almost 31 months). Is it possible to use Tickets for children under the age of 3? I

Ticket Method for Toddlers? 2018-07-17T16:00:17+00:00

3 Ways to Not Be a Drama Mama  

2017-06-12T20:35:07+00:00

By Cindi McMenamin Would you classify yourself as a Drama Mama? I don’t think any of us sets out to be high maintenance or over-emotional when it comes to parenting. But we can be drama

3 Ways to Not Be a Drama Mama   2017-06-12T20:35:07+00:00