• Parenting in the Time of Coronavirus

    March 18, 2020

    This week’s tip comes from Lerner Child Development. Has your home become a home-office, home-school, and home-daycare? Early childhood expert, Claire Lerner, LCSW-C, provides ideas on how to balance work responsibilities and parenting. Read below for more tips! • Establish a clear daily schedule. Kids love routines. Knowing what to expect is calming, and it…Read More

  • Coronavirus-Keeping Your Family Safe and Busy

    March 11, 2020

    We know this is a difficult time for many families.  Please see some helpful tips and information on COVID-19 from Mount Sinai below, and some great ideas from our friends at Child’s Play for spending time indoors together. Spending more time inside?  These games can turn your living room into a magical place of fun…Read More

  • Practicing Positive Discipline

    March 4, 2020

    Research consistently shows that the best way to promote positive behavior and to reduce misbehavior is by practicing positive discipline. Read below for the dos and don’ts: DO use positive reinforcement Positive reinforcement is a powerful tool for teaching good behavior by giving positive feedback about the specific behavior you like. When your son puts…Read More