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Dealing with Disrespectful Teenage Behaviour

Dealing with Disrespectful Teenage Behaviour

November 30, 2014 by HealthyFamilies BC

Disrespectful or rude behaviour in teenagers is something many parents face at some point. Here are some strategies that can help you manage this kind of behaviour in the meantime.
Teen Sibling Conflicts

Teen Sibling Conflicts

November 30, 2014 by HealthyFamilies BC

Sometimes teenagers seem to fight all the time. If you approach these conflicts in a constructive way, you can help your child learn important skills for adult life.

Keeping Children and Teenagers Active

November 30, 2014 by HealthyFamilies BC

Young people have lots of demands on their time, so finding time to be active can sometimes be a challenge. But physical activity keeps teenage bodies and minds fit and healthy – and during adolescence, your child needs at least 60 minutes of activity every day.
Handling Sibling Conflict

Handling Sibling Conflict

November 30, 2014 by HealthyFamilies BC

Some conflicts are a fact of life. After all, children are still learning how to get along. When they do happen, the main thing is to stop the children before somebody gets hurt or goes too far. Then it’s time to help them deal with the issues in a constructive way.
School-age Creative and Artistic Development: What to Expect

School-age Creative and Artistic Development: What to Expect

November 30, 2014 by HealthyFamilies BC

Creative play and artistic activity are important to children’s overall development. They help nurture imagination, and also develop problem-solving, thinking and motor skills.

Calling Out and Getting Out of Bed

November 30, 2014 by HealthyFamilies BC

Calling out and getting out of bed are two common child and toddler sleep issues. A nightly routine - and a bit of persistence on your part - can help cut down on these bedtime challenges.
Peer Pressure and Teens

Peer Pressure and Teens

November 30, 2014 by HealthyFamilies BC

Wanting to be more like your friends is a normal part of being a teen. Peer pressure isn’t always a bad thing, but when it causes concern for you or your child, there are things you can do to help manage it.
Sleep and Learning

Sleep and Learning

November 30, 2014 by HealthyFamilies BC

Sleep can affect concentration, memory and behaviour. It’s no wonder that how well your child sleeps has an impact on how well he learns.
Night Terrors and Nightmares

Night Terrors and Nightmares

November 30, 2014 by HealthyFamilies BC

Night terrors and nightmares are different. Here are some ways to tell them apart and ideas for helping your child.

Active Listening

November 30, 2014 by HealthyFamilies BC

Active listening can be a powerful tool to improve communication and build a positive relationship with your child.

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