Helping Your Child to Recover from Flu

No parent wants to see their child unwell, but unfortunately, illness happens from time to time. The flu is a common viral infection that can affect people of all ages and cause symptoms such as fever, muscle aches, chills, headaches, and congestion. Having a child…

A Parent’s Guide to Phonological Processes

Slurred words, missing syllables, incorrectly spoken phonemes. How is a parent or teacher to know when this is a normal speech pattern versus a sign of speech delays or developmental problems? When should a child stop mistakenly pronouncing R, W or L? When should they…

An Introduction to Phonological Problems

You’ve probably observed phonological processes though you were unaware of the name for it. It is first seen when a child learns how to speak, using the wrong phonetic sounds at times or missing syllables altogether. It is normal for children to make mistakes when…

How To Improve Your Child’s IQ

For the most part, especially when they’re still young, children are a bit of blank slate. At very tender ages, they are so impressionable that it’s the best time to start teaching them certain valuable life lessons and instilling some ideals in them. However, this…

Help Your Child Overcome Addiction

Addiction is one of those things in life that is always going to be difficult to deal with, especially when it is your own son or daughter suffering through it. There are many factors that contribute to your child becoming addicted to a substance, from…

Helping a Child to Cope with Death

Just like adults, children will experience and express grief in their own way. There is no way of predicting how your child will respond to the loss of a loved one, and their age will have a big impact on their ability to process what…

How Do You Go Back to Your Childhood?

If you had a childhood that left you with many great memories, wouldn’t you like to go back to it on occasion? With this in mind, what stands out from your days as a youngster? From great times with friends to memories in and out…

How To Manage Your Money When Having A Child

One factor that impacts when a couple decides to have kids is how their finances are. Lack of money can be stressful and this stress compounds when there is a child involved. People do not want to give their child anything but the best so…

Picking the Best Time to get Pregnant

Entering the new year, it’s natural to have fresh starts on your mind, and if you’ve been discussing starting a family, then now could be the time to begin serious preparations! One of the decisions you need to make is, in an ideal world, when…