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"When we acknowledge a child's feelings, we give him health and strength"
Adele Faber and Elaine Mazlich


Judy's Parenting Blog

Judy’s blog is filled with practical advice, parenting musings, and Judy’s thoughtful experiences. She aims to encourage parents to embrace relationship based, positive parenting.

Yelling at Children

***  Yelling at children doesn't happen from a happy place.  We yell at our children when we are angry, tired and frustrated.  When we have had it.  We have had it with the messy room, the bickering between the kids, the complaining that doesn't stop, the demands that don't stop. ...
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Empathy for Ourselves

I have been thinking a lot about empathy and how we can show it towards our kids.  Then I was thinking about how empathy can be taught.  But after a few meetings I have had with moms this week,I began thinking about how we must show empathy for ourselves .  ...
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Parenting Books

"If you could recommend only one parenting book from your vast library of parenting books, which one would it be?" someone asked me. This is not an easy question for me because my favorite parenting books have different things to offer to different families, for different situations, for different types...
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A Child With Anxiety

Many parents call me because they are feeling anxious about their child's anxiety .  .  The most common cause of anxiety in a child is separation.  Separation anxiety shows itself in different contexts.   Bedtime difficulties,  shyness at social gatherings, unwillingness to go to preschool and/or school,  fear of sleeping at...
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Positive Parenting

Positive Parenting
The average parent does not wake up in the morning and say to him/herself "Today is the day I am going to yell at my kids.  I will put my child in time out 3 times.  I will take away TV time to punish my child."  No.  The average parent...
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