Defiant Kids: A Misunderstood Modern-Day Epidemic

The numbers of children and their families that are tormented by negative, oppositional, defiant meltdowns is truly staggering.  This behavior is so prevalent that it has now even been given a formal psychiatric diagnostic label – Oppositional…


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Heal the Roots and the Problems Dissappear

Parents today are busily looking for the best ways to free their wonderful kiddos of many different behavior, mood or learning problems – such as low confidence and self-worth; defiance, anger, meltdowns, withdrawal, sadness, anxiety and fear,…


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Do You Know Your Child’s ‘Story of Me?’

Did you know that every child – and every adult – has a ‘Story of Me’ wired into their brain?  In fact, psychologists believe that the ‘Story of Me’  is completely ‘written’ into the brain by the time we are eight years old!  The question then…


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How a Parent Can Heal a Child’s ADHD

Parents whose children grapple with the symptoms that are labeled as ADHD, are, understandably, searching for the best ways to help their children overcome this.  This journey can be exhausting, overwhelming and costly in terms of time, money and…


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4 Parenting Mistakes that Create Anxious Kids

We all want our kids to become their very best selves. We support, encourage and prod them so that they can be everything they are capable of being. You would think then that our kids would not be filled with anxiety, that they would instead, be…


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Your Child Does NOT have ADHD

ADHD exists only in the mind of some parents, teachers and healthcare practitioners. Yes, I understand your child has all the attention and behavior symptoms associated with ADHD.  Yes, he cannot sit still for a minute.  No, she cannot focus and pay…


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