Birth Order and the Third Child

Each child may have unique emotional experiences The news has been ablaze with stories about the birth of Prince Louis, Prince William and Kate Middleton’s third child. And there has been much speculation about the personality of this child, the third in the birth order. The third-born enters a household with parents who have had years of experience […]

Understanding Children’s Emotional Needs

Understanding Children's Emotional Needs

Your loving care helps her to feel safe and trust others Children come into the world with certain basic emotional needs: the need to feel loved and the need for a positive self-esteem. As a parent, it is your job to be aware of these needs, and communicate with your child in a way that will […]

How to Help Your Child Sleep Alone

How to Help Your Child Sleep Alone

It is important for children to learn how to fall asleep on their own Do you find yourself all twisted up from sleeping on the floor of your child’s room every night, or from being kicked in the ribs by a toddler turning your bed into a roller derby? If you would like to get your child […]

Raising a confident kid

If there’s one quality most of us equate with success and happiness, it’s self confidence.