How Parents Can Deal with Young Children's Separation Anxiety: Advice from Camp Directors in Rockland County

How Parents Can Deal with Young Children's Separation Anxiety: Advice from Camp Directors in Rockland County

When it comes to raising your kids, you want the best advice out there, which is why we turned to the experts. Will this summer be your little one's first camp experience? His first time away from home and his family? Prepare for separation anxiety at camp by reading the advice we've compiled from some of Rockland County's experienced camp and summer program directors.

How Parents Can Deal with Young Children's Separation Anxiety: Advice from Camp Directors in Westchester County

How Parents Can Deal with Young Children's Separation Anxiety: Advice from Camp Directors in Westchester County

When it comes to raising your kids, you want the best advice out there, which is why we turned to the experts. Will this summer be your little one's first camp experience? His first time away from home and his family? Prepare for separation anxiety at camp by reading the advice we've compiled from some of Westchester County's experienced camp and summer program directors.

How Parents Can Deal with Young Children's Separation Anxiety at Camp: Advice from Queens Camp Directors

How Parents Can Deal with Young Children's Separation Anxiety at Camp: Advice from Queens Camp Directors

When it comes to raising your kids, you want the best advice out there, which is why we turned to the experts. Will this summer be your little one's first camp experience? His first time away from home and his family? Prepare for separation anxiety at camp by reading the advice we've compiled from some of Queens' experienced camp and summer program directors.

How Parents Can Deal with Young Children's Separation Anxiety at Camp: Advice from Brooklyn Camp Directors

How Parents Can Deal with Young Children's Separation Anxiety at Camp: Advice from Brooklyn Camp Directors

When it comes to raising your kids, you want the best advice out there, which is why we turned to the experts. Will this summer be your little one's first camp experience? His first time away from home and his family? Prepare for separation anxiety at camp by reading the advice we've compiled from some of Brooklyn's experienced camp and summer program directors.

How Parents Can Deal with Young Children's Separation Anxiety at Camp: Advice from Manhattan Camp Directors

How Parents Can Deal with Young Children's Separation Anxiety at Camp: Advice from Manhattan Camp Directors

When it comes to raising your kids, you want the best advice out there, which is why we turned to the experts. Will this summer be your little one's first camp experience? His first time away from home? Prepare for separation anxiety at camp by reading the advice we've compiled from some of Manhattan's experienced camp and summer program directors.

Jessica Hecht: Stage and Screen Actress, Mother of Two

Jessica Hecht: Stage and Screen Actress, Mother of Two

When she's not acting on Broadway or prime time TV, Jessica Hecht shines as an involved mom who strives to instill a "generosity of spirit" in her two young children.

How to Teach Your Child Not to Give Up

How to Teach Your Child Not to Give Up

Of all the life lessons parents try to impart on their children, "Don't give up on yourself," is certainly one of the most important. Read Dr. Susan Bartell's tips on how to recognize the opportunity to reinforce this lesson when it arises.

Electronics at Camp: What Parents Need to Know

Electronics at Camp: What Parents Need to Know

Will your child be logged in or offline at camp this year? Read on for what parents should know about electronics use at summer camps and how the rules have changed.

What to Do When Your Kids' Sports Heroes Let Them Down

What to Do When Your Kids' Sports Heroes Let Them Down

Many kids look to professional athletes as role models, icons, and heroes. So when sports celebrities like Tiger Woods or Lance Armstrong get into trouble, they might feel let down. Here's advice on how to handle those tough situations and turn them into teachable moments.

Sen. Kirsten E. Gillibrand: Mom and Children’s  Health Care Advocate

Sen. Kirsten E. Gillibrand: Mom and Children’s Health Care Advocate

Along with being the mother of two young boys, Kirsten Gillibrand is a New York State Senator who supports the general improvement of the family status quo.

10 Signs Your Parent-Child Boundary is Blurred

10 Signs Your Parent-Child Boundary is Blurred

Read on for 10 ways to tell if you've blurred the line between being your child’s parent and being his friend.

Horror in Haiti: How to Talk to Kids About Tragedy

Horror in Haiti: How to Talk to Kids About Tragedy

Talking to children about tragedy is certainly not the easiest part of parenting, but it is an important one. In light of the recent, devastating earthquake in Haiti, World Vision US, a Christian humanitarian relief organization, offers eight tips on how to handle this subject with your kids.

Is It Time for Preschool?

Is It Time for Preschool?

Study results indicate that attending preschool not only influences a child’s developing mind, but can also set the pace for his or her success in subsequent school experiences. Read on for tips on how to tell when the time is right for your child.

Raising Our Kids: Four Life Skills for the New Decade

Raising Our Kids: Four Life Skills for the New Decade

Psychologist Susan Bartell offers advice for parents on how to raise a confident, well-behaved, and happy child.

Broadway Icon Brian Stokes Mitchell

Broadway Icon Brian Stokes Mitchell

Take a look into the life of the multi-talented Brian Stokes Mitchell, Broadway's leading man and father of one.

How to Confront 'Bully-ism'

How to Confront 'Bully-ism'

Studies show that between 15-25 percent of U.S. students are frequently bullied. Rick Niece, Ph.D., responds to this national problem with tips on how parents can help stop bullies, and with them the harmful results of their behavior.

How to Parent an Oppositional Child

How to Parent an Oppositional Child

David Swanson, licensed clinical psychologist, offers tips for parents on how to recognize and manage a child with oppositional defiant disorder.

Report Cards and the Midyear Slump

Report Cards and the Midyear Slump

How to help your child avoid the mid-schoolyear slump and keep his education motivation after the holidays.

Talking Money and Parenting with Jim Rogers, Author of 'A Gift to My Children: A Father’s Lessons for Life and Investing'

Talking Money and Parenting with Jim Rogers, Author of 'A Gift to My Children: A Father’s Lessons for Life and Investing'

Finance legend Jim Rogers discusses his new book "A Gift to My Children: A Father’s Lessons for Life and Investing" and offers advice for parents on educating their children about money and investing.

Bracing Facts: The State of Orthodontia for Kids and Adults

Bracing Facts: The State of Orthodontia for Kids and Adults

Stay up to date on the latest orthodontic technologies and treatments for both adolescents and adults.

What to Do When Your Child Says, 'I Hate School!'

What to Do When Your Child Says, 'I Hate School!'

Just about every parent will hear their child bemoan homework, tests, friend problems, and other school-related issues at some point. Read on for tips on how to cope with those “I hate school blues.”

What To Do For Picky Eaters On Thanksgiving

What To Do For Picky Eaters On Thanksgiving

For parents with kids that don’t like the traditional Thanksgiving foods, here are some nutritionist-approved suggestions to help create a healthful, successful holiday meal.

Can Family and Football Get Equal Play Time on Thanksgiving?

Can Family and Football Get Equal Play Time on Thanksgiving?

Thanksgiving seems to represent two tenets of American life: food and football. Here are some tips on how to integrate them both into your holiday tradition.

Three Tips for a Happier Holiday

Three Tips for a Happier Holiday

The holiday season should be a time of happiness, cheer, and celebration. A chance to spend time with your children, parents and other relatives. Don't let things including your kids attitudes, family complaints or trying to make your holiday perfect, get in the way of enjoying your time as a family. Instead of blaming, your spouse and your kids ask what you do around the holidays that gets under their skin.

Alternatives to Overindulging Your Child

Alternatives to Overindulging Your Child

With all the economic turmoil, your family and other families may be forced to cut your holiday spending. But this should be thought of as a time to teach not only your children but also your entire family to be grateful for what they have and what the holidays are really about. Which ever holiday you celebrate, be it Christmas or Hanukah, your children will get so much more from volunteering at a holiday center then a material object.




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