- Q How can I make shopping trips with my kids easier?
Dr. Lynne Kenney, PsychologyHere’s a quick review of how you can make a trip to the local store less chaotic: 1. Establish clear expectations. 2. Assign the children “shopping spots.” (inside the cart or holding onto it) 3. Manage their freedom tightly at... Full Answer
- Q What are some New Year's resolutions for parents?
Dr. Lynne Kenney, PsychologyAspirations lead to intention which, in turn, lead to action. Here are aspirations to keep front of mind. Play more, it’s fun: When your child asks you to play, get up off the couch and join life. Wii, dance, sports – do it all before... Full Answer
- Q Should I let my child watch the news after a tragedy?
Dr. Tamar Chansky, PsychologyAfter a tragedy, it's easy to get hooked on the horror when it's replayed over and over on TV, but watching can be upsetting for kids. In this video, Dr. Tamar Chansky, who specializes in anxiety, explains the ways that children are affected... Full Answer