Please check out my posts on the HuffingtonPost Parents section, Psychology Today, or click on the links below to read my articles on the following topics:


The Decisive Element in the Classroom: What Effective Classroom Teachers Do to Stop Bullying

Why Kids Choose Not to Intervene During Bullying Situations

5 Things Adults Need to Know About Cyberbullying

12 Do’s and Don’ts for Stopping Bullying

Is it Rude, Is it Mean, or Is It Bullying?

What Parents Can Do When Bullying is Downplayed at School

What Parents Can Do About Cyberbullying

Bullying: 10 Things Educators and Youth Care Professionals Can Do to Make a Difference

Revealing the Hidden Nature of Relational Aggression

Teaching Netiquette to Kids

4 Rules for Helping Kids STANd Up to Bullying

Empathy for the Bully?

Keeping Bullies at Bay: Assertive Communication Skills for Kids

This Too Shall Pass: What Parents Need to Know to Protect Their Kids from Bullying

Sticks and Stones: 3 Top Book Picks for Teaching Kids the Power of Words

Little Girls Can be Mean: A Book Review

Assertive Anger Expression for Children & Teens:

3 Foundations for Helping Kids Develop Assertive Anger Expression Skills

Teaching Assertive Anger Expression to Kids

On the Receiving End: Teaching Kids to Respond Well to Anger

Managing Passive Aggressive Behavior:

Three Steps for Improving Communication with a Passive Aggressive Partner

Three Strategies for Responding to a Passive Aggressive Spouse

Arguments at Chore Time: 4 Steps for Effectively Confronting Your Child’s Passive Aggressive Behavior

Passive Aggression: 5 Reasons This Behavior Happens at Work

Fine. Whatever. 7 Passive Aggressive Phrases to Watch Out For

10 Common Passive Aggressive Phrases to Avoid

Being a Mom:

Do Your Responses Make Your Child’s Problem Better or (Gulp!) Worse?

2 Essential Traits of Great Girl Friends

A Role Model of Imperfection

4 Rules for Cell Phone Use by Kids

Are You Two at it Again? Why Sibling Rivalry Can Be Good for Kids

Handling Sibling Rivalry: Fairness vs. Equality

There Goes Mom of the Year: A Lesson on Personal Responsibility

What Your Children Will Teach You

Use It Or Lose It: How My Daughter’s Closet Reminds Me to Live in the Moment

The Food-Mood Connection

For Richer or For Poorer: Making Contradictions Work for a Successful Marriage

Parenting and Child Development:

From Perfection to Personal Bests: 7 Ways to Nurture Your Gifted Children

Very Funny! Why Sarcasm is No Laughing Matter for Kids

The Baby and the Butterfly

Praise for Praise: Building Your Child’s Self-Esteem

What Is A Friend? A Brainstorming Exercise for Kids

Helping Kids Cope with Change

All I Ever Needed to Know About Negotiation, I Learned From Silly Bandz

Getting Ready for Kindergarten

Top Reasons to Involve Your Kids in Sports

Please Listen.

Family Traditions, Activities and Crafts

Collections Contained: Helping Your Little Saver Preserve Precious Memories

Eating Ice Cream Blindly

Beating the Heat: Indoor Play Ideas for Your Creative Kid

Saving Summer

How Did You Spend Your Summer? Making Charitable Memories with Children

Make Your Own Book Kits for Budding Writers

10 Ways to Spend a Snow Day

Clean Enough: Keeping the Focus on Family During Holiday Guest Preparations

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