A trip to the dentist can be anxiety-provoking for kids, especially if they’re not prepared for what happens during an exam or routine dental work. But addressing their fears early on can pave the way to a lifetime of good oral hygiene.
Parenting Our Children
When you’ve done all you can to help your child, educational resources in your community and online – many of them free – can provide the expertise they need. Consider these options:
It’s not uncommon for kids to lose steam when it comes to keeping up with their homework, so if your child is struggling, don’t despair.
Seasonal celebrations can be fraught with tension, as we’re flooded with idealized images of family gatherings that seem so unlike our own. Past issues, too, often come back to haunt the season like uninvited guests.
Does your child often hang back from enjoying themselves when an experience falls outside their comfort zone?
Spooky Symphony – a free, frightfully entertaining Halloween concert and multimedia presentation in one – is a fangtastic gift to the community, made possible through the combined talents of the Alhambra Orchestra and the Greater Miami Youth Symphony (GMYS), and the sponsorship of The Children’s
Take a selfie with Peter Rabbit, create your own clouds or take part in a giant game of Twister: You and your kids can do all of these things and more – much, much more! – at The Children’s Trust Family Expo, now happening on Saturday, October 21.
As parents and caregivers, we do our best to shield our children from anxiety, pain, fear and disappointment. But when a big bad like a hurricane or an earthquake occurs, kids need more than the usual reassurances to make it through to the other side. The following tips can help: