Parenting

stranger anxiety

Stranger Danger: Helping Babies Cope with Stranger Anxiety

Parents may become concerned when a child suddenly shows fear in the presence of others. Stranger anxiety refers to the ...
bonding and attachment

Bonding With Your Newborn

What are bonding and attachment? Bonding is the experience of connecting with another person. Parent-infant bonding or attachment is the ...
ADHD

Parenting a Child with ADHD

What is ADHD? Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a neurodevelopmental disorder that starts in childhood and can continue into adulthood. ...

Separation Anxiety in Children: Normal or Not?

What is separation anxiety? Separation anxiety is an all-too-common experience for toddler parents. During this developmental stage, children may protest ...
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Paternal Postpartum Depression: Men Can Get Sad Too

What is Paternal Postpartum Depression? Postpartum depression (PPD) has traditionally been viewed as an issue that affects new mothers, but ...

“The Second Shift”: How to Survive as a Working Parent

In 2018, over 80 percent of families with children had at least one employed parent and almost 50 percent of ...

Surviving Your Toddler’s Temper Tantrums

What are temper tantrums? Temper tantrums are bursts of anger and frustration that are common among toddlers ages one to ...

Fourth Trimester

Helping You and Your Baby Cope with Life after Birth After nine months of pregnancy, the uncomfortable symptoms of the ...

Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders

Understanding how you feel after birth: Postpartum depression, baby blues, and more. Many first-time mothers expect to feel overwhelmed with ...

What is Mindfulness?

Learn How to Practice Mindfulness as a Parent What is Mindfulness? “You can’t stop the waves, but you can learn ...