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How do you help your underachieving child?

Another year starts and you hear the same comments from teachers: “Your child seems capable but…” Where do you go for help?

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How to Manage Your Emotional Fitness

Perhaps you have found yourself yelling at the kids when you know they don’t deserve it. Maybe you can’t stop crying while reading a news article or watching a movie. Perhaps you find yourself raging to yourself, partner or spouse for no reason. We can feel confused by our reactions when they seem big and inexplicable. Conversely, we can become depressed when we under react and tolerate hurtful behavior.

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How to Manage Parenting Disagreements

Parenting can be a real challenge for partners who don’t always agree in their parenting styles. Luckily, there are some tips for a more peaceful atmosphere at home.

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When Parents Disagree

Disagreements abound in relationships from politics to parenting. In Parent Effectiveness Training, Thomas Gordon states: Parents don't have to put up a 'United Front.' Let me offer some perspective and possible options.

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