Protecting kids from sexual abuse

When I first started teaching parents how to talk kids about sex, we discussed the difference between “playing doctor” and sexual abuse. Today’s kids spend so much more time in supervised, structured environments or glued to screens, that the problem of kids exploring their private parts with the neighbors, has reduced. With the recent reports … Read more…

Should I worry about moodiness?

Q – My daughter has a good life filled with love & opportunity, but lately she just seems really negative, grumpy and unappreciative.  How do I know if my 13 year old is enduring typical teenage moodiness or some more serious anxiety and depression? A –  What a great question!  If your kids live in … Read more…