From the monthly archives:

October 2010

Topic: Anxious About Illness

I am working with a 9 year old who gets anxious when other kids are sick, that is if the vomit, cough etc.; she becomes so anxious that she can’t stay in the room. What games or stories or other materials I can use with her? Brenda, New York The most important thing you need [...]

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Topic: Aspergers and True Friendship

My seven-year-old son was recently diagnosed with Asperger’s Syndrome. I am wondering if he will ever be able to develop true friendships. Marissa Prior, Georgia This is a complicated question, Marissa! It is very hard work for young children with Asperger’s to make and keep friends. Because of sensory issues, anxiety, narrow fields of interest, [...]

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Self Worth and Confidence

Self Worth and Confidence

Preteens and teens must respect themselves before they can begin reaching out to others, encountering new people and situations. Children who feel self-worth and confidence have an easier time making friends, handling conflicts, and resisting negative pressures.

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Self Worth and Confidence

Self Worth and Confidence

Preteens and teens must respect themselves before they can begin reaching out to others, encountering new people and situations. Children who feel self-worth and confidence have an easier time making friends, handling conflicts, and resisting negative pressures.

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Self Worth and Confidence

Self Worth and Confidence

Young children must respect themselves before they can begin reaching out to others, encountering new people and situations. Children who feel self-worth and confidence have an easier time making friends, handling conflicts, and resisting negative pressures.

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Self Worth and Confidence

Self Worth and Confidence

Young children must respect themselves before they can begin reaching out to others, encountering new people and situations. Children who feel self-worth and confidence have an easier time making friends, handling conflicts, and resisting negative pressures.

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Peer Advice

Peer Advice

Teenagers offer advice and share their experiences in lively, spontaneous discussions. These engaging videos will help teenagers learn from their peers and realize that everyone struggles with social skills from time to time. In the future, look here for videos, audios, articles, Q & A’s and more.

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