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Your Child's Emotions

Episode

Redirecting a Child’s Mistakes

How do you respond when your child makes a mistake?  Did you know that your response could be the difference between your child exploring their gifts or hiding from them?

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Episode

Not Defined By Failure

An important way to teach children how to succeed is by teaching them how to fail. Some parents try to help their sons and daughters succeed by rescuing them from failure. But that’s actually harmful.

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Son Overly Attached to Mother

If you and your husband have a young son, and you’re worried that he’s a bit *too attached* to mom, today’s thoughts are for you. You’ll be happy to know that, for most boys, this is just a phase.

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Shy Children 2

Yesterday, we discussed the shy child’s personality and their need for understanding. Today, let’s talk about how to help your child learn to manage their shyness. With some patience and encouragement, parents can help children develop confidence in social settings.

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Shy Children 1

Is your child shy? It can be a challenge to see them so uncomfortable in social situations. But there are ways you can help.

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Happy is Not the Goal

In today’s culture, happiness is the ultimate goal — even in our families.  But Dr. Kevin Leman disagrees. Listen to the Full program here.

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Article

Your Child's Love Language

Heidi Krumenauer

Children express and receive love in different ways — some through acts of service; others through affirming words; still others through gifts, quality time or physical touch. Each of these expressions of love represents a different 'language.'

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Article

Living in a Stepfamily

Ron Deal

Teens with a stepmom or stepdad will learn how to manage the emotions surrounding a new stepfamily and how to adjust to having a stepparent and stepsiblings.

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Series

Childhood Fears

It's important to believe and validate your child's fear.

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How to Help Your Child Grieve

Tips to help your children through the grieving process.

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When Children Become Angry

Learn more about the different forms of anger, what they indicate and how a parent can deal with each type.

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Emotional Development

This is a guide to strengthen emotional development for your infant or child.

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