Nine Steps to More Effective Parenting for Parents
Parenting is incredibly challenging and rewarding. Here are nine child-rearing tips that can help.
Healthy Eating for Parents
Good nutrition and a balanced diet help kids grow up healthy. Here's how to improve nutrition and encourage smart eating habits.
Assertiveness for Teens
Assertiveness is the ability to speak up for yourself in a way that is honest and respectful. But it doesn't come naturally to everyone. Find out if you're too passive, too aggressive, or just assertive enough.
Many kids and teens try alcohol during their high school and college years. But parents are important role models in this area. Here's how to set a good example.
Sportsmanship for Parents
One of the most important goals of kids' sports is helping children develop a sense of good sportsmanship. Here's how to set a good example for your kids.
Your Child's Self-Esteem for Parents
Strong self-esteem is a child's armor against the challenges of the world. Here's how to build healthy self-esteem in your kids.
Social Phobia for Teens
It's natural to feel self-conscious, nervous, or shy sometimes. But for some people, the anxiety that goes with feeling shy or self-conscious can be extreme, and it can take over their lives. Get the facts on social phobia here.
Fitness and Your 13- to 18-Year-Old for Parents
Kids who enjoy exercise tend to stay active throughout their lives. Learn how to encourage fitness in your teen.
Smart Toys for Every Age for Parents
An age-wise guide on play and the toys that encourage learning, promote motor skill development, and spark imagination.
Encouraging Your Child's Sense of Humor for Parents
Laughing together is a way of connecting, but a good sense of humor also can make kids healthier and better able to cope with challenges.