On Aspergers and Autism

July 29, 2015  |   For parents of children,For parents of teenagers   |   Click on title to comment!

A great Youtube channel with videos by two young men with an insider view on their experiences growing up on the spectrum: https://www.youtube.com/user/AspergerExperts  

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kids and devices

July 27, 2015  |   For parents of children,For parents of teenagers   |   Click on title to comment!

An brief look at how letting kids have a phone or other device in their room can be disruptive: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/5-reasons-kids-shouldnt-sleep-near-their-devices_55b24b75e4b0a13f9d183404  

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Talking to little girls

July 27, 2015  |   For parents of children,For parents of teenagers   |   Click on title to comment!

A thoughtful article on how to engage a little girl in a positive conversation:   http://latinafatale.com/2011/07/21/how-to-talk-to-little-girls/  

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The little dolphin

July 27, 2015  |   metaphors to help facilitate communication   |   Click on title to comment!

There are certain people in our lives that can become our personal example of a certain trait. Sometimes it is a trait we have that we wish we didn’t, and we tend to be quite hard on those friends, since they remind us of that which we don’t like in ourselves. In other cases, it […]

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Encouraging cooperative behavior in siblings

July 21, 2015  |   For parents of children,For parents of teenagers   |   Click on title to comment!

A helpful article with tips for how to encourage more cooperative engagement between siblings: http://www.washingtonpost.com/news/parenting/wp/2015/07/19/5-ways-to-increase-cooperation-decrease-competition-among-siblings/  

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