Monthly Archives: September 2011

Separation

“Don’t take your love away from me Don’t you leave my heart in misery If you go then I’ll be blue Cause breaking up is hard to do…” Anyone old enough to remember this Neil Sedaka song? Hmmmm? Maybe not! Well, separation between parent and child can feel similar: stressful, painful and full of despair – just like that high school break-up. Separation is

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Patterns

Back to school season can be an exciting – and challenging – time for both parents and children. Mornings now require structure and separation, which can be hard at the end of a long, lazy summer. So read on for insights about handling both! Patterns The human brain is pattern-seeking, and guess what? We’ve just broken your child’s summer pattern! As you help your

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