Creative Ideas to Boost Self-Esteem in a Child

Creative Ideas to Boost Self-Esteem in a Child

Good self-esteem is such an important element to being happy, resilient, and successful. When children feel confident in who they are, they are less likely to be bullied, have trouble in school, and struggle with relationships.   Because self-esteem is so...
Get Your Home Prepared for Foster Care

Get Your Home Prepared for Foster Care

If you are thinking about welcoming foster children into your home you may be asking yourself, “What do I need to do to prepare for foster kids?” The truth is that the whole process of getting your home and your family ready can be quite an undertaking. There are the...
How to Parent an Angry Child

How to Parent an Angry Child

Parenting an angry child can be challenging. Anger can be such an intense emotion. You may be concerned about your child’s behavior issues stemming from their anger. Or, you may worry that your angry child has something “wrong” with them. The anger may also be...
Virtual School Counseling Activities

Virtual School Counseling Activities

2020 is proving to be the year of uncertainty! The stress that families and educators are facing over when, where, and how they will be able to access school this year is unbelievable! If you find yourself in the crazy boat of having to figure out how to transition...
What You Really Need to Foster a Baby

What You Really Need to Foster a Baby

What you actually need to foster a baby   Preparing to foster to adopt or just straight foster a baby can feel a bit overwhelming! How do you know what supplies you really need? (Especially since you won’t even know the age of the infant until you get the call!)...
Making it Through Distance Learning with Your Kids

Making it Through Distance Learning with Your Kids

Making it Through Online Distance Learning Without Losing Your Mind As so many of us are having to get our children through distance learning, it seemed like a good time to contemplate how to keep our kids engaged and having fun with school.   To be totally...