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2013-11-21 23:29:55

Family First Aid features information about programs for troubled teens including residential treatment centers, boarding schools, boot camps, and more. The site is a great resource for parents with troubled youth. St. George, UT (PRWEB) November 21, 2013 For years FamilyFirstAid.org has been a reliable resource for parents and families looking for help with struggling teens. Parents looking for specific details about programs for troubled teens or for help in dealing with other teenage...

2013-11-21 23:21:28

Cindy J. Marvin is recognized as an NAPW VIP Woman of the Year for her outstanding leadership and commitment within her profession. Garden City, NY (PRWEB) November 21, 2013 Garden City, NY -- NAPW honors Cindy J. Marvin as a 2013/2014 Professional Woman of the Year for leadership in parenting coaching with this prestigious distinction. As the largest, most-recognized organization of women in the country, spanning virtually every industry and profession, the National Association of...

2013-11-13 23:00:17

Senior clinical psychologist, author Anna Cohan shares a stress-free parenting approach. Sydney, Australia (PRWEB) November 14, 2013 Figuring out the middle years of a child who is no longer a toddler, yet not a teenager, can be challenging for parents. So how can parents help their children formulate a future of success during these years? Senior clinical psychologist, Anna Cohen believes the answer can be obtained within 80 pages. In her new book, “Parenting Made Easy- The Middle...

Late Nights May Cause Disruptions In Teenage Education, Emotions
2013-11-11 14:19:40

[ Watch the Video: Teens Who Sleep Earlier Perform Better At School ] Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online In a study of 2,700 middle and high school adolescents, researchers from the University of California, Berkeley found that those who stay up later are more likely to struggle academically and emotionally. In an analysis of the longitudinal data from the large study group, of which 30 percent reported bedtimes later than 11:30 pm on school days and 1:30 am in the...

2013-11-07 13:36:08

In the first randomized trial of the effects of cell phone use, University of Kansas and Notre Dame researchers found that when parenting coaches texted and called mothers who had participated in a home-based parenting program, they were much more likely than the other mothers in the study to learn and use positive parenting strategies — both immediately following and six months after the program ended. They were less depressed and stressed than the control group who didn’t receive parent...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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