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The Importance of a Good Psychiatric Assessment

The Importance of a Good Psychiatric Assessment

If your child has a fever or complains of a stomachache, chances are a quick trip to the doctor’s office and perhaps a prescription will do the trick. But what if it’s something more serious, something psychological?

Top Five Parent Mistakes You Can Avoid

Top Five Parent Mistakes You Can Avoid

Tips for staying on the path to good parenting right from the start

Helping Children Learn Through Creative Play and Experience

Helping Children Learn Through Creative Play and Experience

Helpful pointers for parents to help children flourish through freedom when they are home.

The Importance of STEAM Classes for Young Kids

The Importance of STEAM Classes for Young Kids

STEAM curriculum is growing in popularity amongst younger children and for a good reason. Centers like NY Kids Club have expanded their STEAM curriculum to meet the needs of parents and kids in NYC.

How Camp Can Spark a Lifelong Passion for Science

How Camp Can Spark a Lifelong Passion for Science

Help your kid to create a lifelong love of science at camps like Destination Science.

Why Kids Should Learn the Sport of Rowing

Why Kids Should Learn the Sport of Rowing

Teamwork and discipline on the water lead to greater focus in the classroom.

Helping Kids Learn to Appreciate All Things Italian

Helping Kids Learn to Appreciate All Things Italian

Learning a new language is one of the best ways to become familiar with a country you might have an interest in. Collina Italiana offers classes for kids to experience the culture, food, music, stories, and language of Italy.

Embracing Intellectually Gifted and Academically Gifted Kids

Embracing Intellectually Gifted and Academically Gifted Kids

We may say our kids are “smart,” but what does that really entail and how can we as parents better help our kids achieve academic success?

Amazing Facts About Babies and Music

Amazing Facts About Babies and Music

All children are musical at birth and can respond to music around them.

The Joys of Learning to Skate (and Why Everyone Should Learn)

The Joys of Learning to Skate (and Why Everyone Should Learn)

Ice-skating is a timeless activity for the young and the young at heart, and something kids can enjoy for the rest of their lives.

Why Young Families Should Consider Estate Planning Now

Why Young Families Should Consider Estate Planning Now

Many couples who have just gotten married may see their matrimony as a lifelong partnership and the beginning of a new family. What they may not consider is what happens when the inevitable happens.

How to Instill a Love of Nature in Your City Kid

How to Instill a Love of Nature in Your City Kid

Valentina Hantke, owner of The Art Farm in the city, gives tips on how to instill a love of nature in your city kid.

Why Breastfeeding Support is Important for New and Expectant Mothers

Why Breastfeeding Support is Important for New and Expectant Mothers

Support groups like Allied Breastfeeding Support offer new and expectant moms all the help they need when it comes to questions or concerns about breastfeeding.

Recapturing the Joys of an ‘Old-Fashioned’ Ski Vacation

Recapturing the Joys of an ‘Old-Fashioned’ Ski Vacation

Skiing has changed a lot in recent years. Here's how to enjoy an old-time ski trip, despite the crowds and new developments.

Reasons to Choose a British School for Your New York Child

Reasons to Choose a British School for Your New York Child

Wetherby-Pembridge on Manhattan’s Upper East Side, has a mission to combine the best of British education with that of the United States’.

A Haunted History of the Jack-O’-Lantern

A Haunted History of the Jack-O’-Lantern

Why do we carve scary faces into pumpkins on Halloween anyway?

How to Carve a Pumpkin

How to Carve a Pumpkin

Expert tips on how to get your pumpkin to put its best face forward

Finding True Joy in Ballet

Finding True Joy in Ballet

How to help your child embrace competitive pursuits--such as ballet--by dealing with disappointments and competition in a positive way.

Our Kids' Stress and How Therapy Can Help

Our Kids' Stress and How Therapy Can Help

The stressors that our children are experiencing are exponentially greater than in any previous generation--and psychotherapy can help.

The Benefits of Family Time at Local Amusement Parks

The Benefits of Family Time at Local Amusement Parks

A family visit to your local amusement park or carousel offers more than just a fun time for kids: It helps child development and strengthens the parent-child bond.

The Benefits of Dance for Young Children

The Benefits of Dance for Young Children

Dance is a great way for children to express themselves and burn off steam. NY Kids Club offers dance classes for kids. Here are some of the benefits.

Your Summer Family Vacation: Water Safety Tips

Your Summer Family Vacation: Water Safety Tips

How to help ensure that kids' time in the swimming pool or water park is safe and fun.

Your Child's First Pair of Glasses: Tips for Getting Through It

Your Child's First Pair of Glasses: Tips for Getting Through It

If your child is diagnosed a vision problem and needs glasses, specialty eyeglass stores like Little Optics Inc. will help ease your child’s and your fears about the process.

Instilling Healthy Habits For Your Family

Instilling Healthy Habits For Your Family

With diminishing outdoor playtime, a lack of healthy meal options in the lunchroom, and a litany of high-processed food products marketed to children, it can be an uphill battle to instill in your family healthy, nutritious eating habits.

Is Your Child's 'Won't' Really a 'Can't'?

Is Your Child's 'Won't' Really a 'Can't'?

Where to find help when your child's behavioral problems need medical care.




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NYMetroParents is the parenting division of Davler Media Group and encompasses 9 regional print magazines within the greater NY metro region as well as the website (nymetroparents.com). Following the success of the first NYC parenting resource book, "Big Apple Baby," BIG APPLE PARENT was launched in 1985; it is now the largest publisher of regional parenting content in the United States.

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