Domestic Violence and its Impact on Children Ages 6-12

Domestic violence affects every member of the family, including the children. Family violence creates a…

Dealing with the Angry Child Ages 6-12

Handling children’s anger can be puzzling, draining, and distressing for adults. In fact, one of…

Oppositional/Defiant Disorder Ages 6-12

All children are oppositional from time to time, particularly when tired, hungry, stressed or upset.…

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

What is ADHD? Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is one of the most common neurobehavioral disorders of…

Anxiety Disorders

Children and adolescents with anxiety disorders typically experience intense fear, worry, or uneasiness that can…

Signs of normal Developmental Stages Ages 0-5

The information below shows the ages by which most young children develop certain abilities. It…

Why Babies Cry Ages 0-5

Sometimes you may wonder why your baby is crying. You might worry that you are…

Media and Preschoolers Ages 0-5

Television may be an inevitable part of young children’s lives. Though some media researchers and…

Importance of Play Ages 0-5

Babies learn many thing s about their world through play; how things work and what…

Healthy Parent-Child Relationships

Healthy, functional relationships between children and their parents (or other caregivers) are characterized by the…