Teen Parenting Challenges

Teen Parenting Challenges – Compassion begins with the parent’s ability to feel what the teen is feeling. Published: LA Mom Magazine on 1/10/13By Dr. Nelly Franoody-Zahiri Link to original article In the accelerated rush of our society today, it has taken me a decade to see what has been forgotten in Peace Learning Parenting –  Parenting, with the focus and the intention of knowing and feeling that we are all connected and that...

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Cultivate Peace & Empathy

If you like to Cultivate Peace & Empathy in your Child’s World then begin by getting a Clear Picture of his/her Social World…ask specific questions about your child’s friends like: “Who do you have lunch with…who do you like playing with at recess…what was your best/happy and tough/sad/mad experience today?” Talking about daily experiences with friends indicate the importance of interpersonal...

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PLAY…PLAY…PUSH PLAY!

The evidence has shown time and again that very young children learn far more through play than they do in a “strict” academic environment, according to Alison Gopnik, a researcher at UC Berkeley and author of The Philosophical Baby: What Children’s Minds Tell Us About Truth, Love, and the Meaning of Life. Pretend PLAY teaches children how to understand themselves and their world…this will lead to better adjustment in school, and will...

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