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Not only the loudest in the family should be heard.

Yep, it’s that time of year again. Christmas and New Year’s eve are coming up soon and most of us will spend some time around the dinner table with family and friends. 545 more words

Blended Family

Connect & Protect: Talking to Your Child About Drugs and Alcohol

We understand that it’s scary to think about the extremely widespread use of drugs and alcohol among today’s adolescents. As experts in the substance abuse treatment… 272 more words

Help For Substance Abuse

More on that law

So the dialogue continues on the new law AB1775, the surreptitious addendum (from the POV of therapists and others who will actually have to follow it) to the… 491 more words

The Need to Eliminate Sarcasm

Using sarcasm with kids is dicey. For high school teachers a little healthy sarcasm now and then may not be a bad thing, but with middle school kids it can cause significant misunderstandings. 198 more words

Education General

Youth Internet Safety: Risks, Responses, and Research Recommendations

Youth Internet Safety: Risks, Responses, and Research Recommendations
Source: Brookings Institution

Despite the significant amount of research on these risks, improving child/youth Internet safety remains a challenge.

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Technology And Internet