We've all had our fair share puppy love, but what should we do when our kids tell us they like someone? Local experts share what you need to know to handle your child's first crush.
Mental health professionals Michael O. Weiner, LCSW, and Les Paul Gallo-Silver, LCSW-R, BC-HSP, set out to demystify the therapy process for you and your child.
Andrew Shatte will host a seminar at One Day University about how to raise a resilient child.
Celeb moms like Sarah Jessica Parker, Beyonce, Blake Lively, and Kerri Russell call the NYC area home and just like you, they are trying to balance life and motherhood in the city that never sleeps. Are you a high-fashion 5th Avenue mama or a laid-back Brooklyn-hipster type? Take our quiz to find out!
MaryAnn Paris took to Facebook to defend son, Michael, against bullies.
Every child has his or her own special strengths. Here’s how to focus on what makes your child unique.
According to a recent report in The New York Times covering a new Pew Research Center survey, family income levels make an impact on how parents rear their children.
Alfie Kohn, an expert on parenting and education, offers tips for parents who are looking for a different way to discipline their kids.
President Obama signs new legislation that gives parents the right to determine if their children are old enough to walk to school alone
Being an active, present father has some underlying benefits for your kids, including children having good health, performing better academically and socially, and having a good leadership role model.
Bob Hamilton, MD, FAAP, is a pediatrician in Santa Monica, California that shared a video of a technique he uses to calm down crying newborns called The Hold.
Parents are turning to Instagram filters for inspiration when coming up with baby names, according to a trend report by Baby Center.
Constant praise is not helpful for children. Instead, try these simple alternative tips courtesy of Kim John Payne, M.Ed and author of the book "The Soul of Discipline."
According to BabyNames.com, the most popular baby names are Charlotte and Oliver for 2015, and the site lists the 100 most popular names for the year.
Nicole Kear is a Park Slope mom, who at 19, got the devastating news that she was going blind.
Tips for parents on how to get their child to eat healthy food.
Common Sense Media's new study Common Sense Censes: Media Use by Tweens and Teens, reveals how much time adolescents are using various entertainment media each day.
What parent can do to encourage girls to continue pursuing their STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) interests.
How to decide whether to take your child to urgent care or the emergency room?
Local teachers discuss kids and technology as well as how it affects their classrooms and the learning process.
Alison Kotch writes about a life without kids and wonders if it's worth having her own one day.
Is your child struggling to stand up on their own? An expert physical therapist, Rebecca Talmud, PT, DPT gives advice on improving your child's motor skills.
Answers to top questions about children's sleep issues, including nighttime feedings, appropriate bedtimes, and cribs vs. beds.
This local child development and family expert has tips we can all use at this time of year: reducing stress for our kids and ourselves!
As a single father, Gary Simeone expected challenges in raising his son. But the challenge of answering his son's tough questions caught him off guard.