Early Childhood, Mental Health, Prevention

E-Thoughts: Nurturing Healthy Relationships At An Early Age.

As a therapist and a parent, I often think about how to teach children (my own included) to learn as much as they can about their bodies so that they can have a positive sexual health. How do I nurture and strengthen our communication so that if they were ever victims of any type of… Continue reading E-Thoughts: Nurturing Healthy Relationships At An Early Age.

Early Childhood, Mental Health, Parenting

Preventing Sibling Rivalry During Early Childhood

Early childhood relationships such as (parent, sibling, grandparents, etc.) can serve as a template for all future adult relationships. Through these early childhood interactions, a child learns about boundaries, safety, sharing, and the foundations of forming attachments.  These relationship models provide us with learning opportunities. A child may observe their parent’s behavior across several social… Continue reading Preventing Sibling Rivalry During Early Childhood