Sara Dimerman is a Psychologist, author and parenting expert in the Greater Toronto Area. Read more at helpmesara.com.
Establish a productive relationship with your child’s teacher from day one.
It may be in your delivery.
Monitor the amount of time your family is spending in front of screens – watching television, using the computer, hypnotized by video games or playing on phones or iPads.
A mix of down time, structured activities and family time benefits everyone.
Sometimes counselling – for children and parents – can go a long way.
Everyone wants to know when your baby eats, sleeps and poops. Don’t let schedules and lists stress you out.
Wracked with new-parent anxiety? Here are ways to deal with it.
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