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Expert Advice for Parents on Children and Psychotherapy

Expert Advice for Parents on Children and Psychotherapy

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.

How To Bring Out the Genius In Your Kid

How To Bring Out the Genius In Your Kid

Every child has his or her own special strengths. Here’s how to focus on what makes your child unique.

Parenting Tips From Alfie Kohn

Parenting Tips From Alfie Kohn

Alfie Kohn, an expert on parenting and education, offers tips for parents who are looking for a different way to discipline their kids.

Elisabeth Rohm Talks About IVF and Her Struggle With Infertility

Elisabeth Rohm Talks About IVF and Her Struggle With Infertility

Elisabeth Rohm talks about her IVF journey and how important it is to plan for you future family.

Jenna Bush Hager Discusses School Bus Safety and Being a Mom in New York City

Jenna Bush Hager Discusses School Bus Safety and Being a Mom in New York City

Jenna Bush Hager takes kids' safety seriously. She has teamed up with the Propane Education & Research Council to spread the word about school bus safety.

How To Be a Successful Parent When Faced With Physical Limitations

How To Be a Successful Parent When Faced With Physical Limitations

Nicole Kear is a Park Slope mom, who at 19, got the devastating news that she was going blind.

'School of Rock': Meet the Kids in the Band

'School of Rock': Meet the Kids in the Band

Meet five kids who are schooling Broadway in rock 'n' roll in the new show School of Rock.

Meet the NY Metro Area Contenders on 'MasterChef Junior' Season 4

Meet the NY Metro Area Contenders on 'MasterChef Junior' Season 4

Meet the MasterChef Junior Season 4 contestants who hail from the NY metro area, including Adam from Brooklyn, NY; Amaya from Bergenfield, NJ; Jesse from Manhattan; and Kaitlyn from Yorktown Heights, NY.

Know Your Workplace Rights. Are You Being Treated Fairly?

Know Your Workplace Rights. Are You Being Treated Fairly?

Tom Spiggle's book, 'You’re Pregnant? You’re Fired! Protecting Mothers, Fathers, and Other Caregivers in the Workplace,' discusses discrimination at work.

Substitute Teacher Shares Experiences in NYC Public Schools

Substitute Teacher Shares Experiences in NYC Public Schools

Elizabeth Rose, a former arts teacher and current substitute teacher, shares her experiences and what it's like to be a sub teaching in New York City public schools.

Do Manners Still Matter?

Do Manners Still Matter?

Faye de Muyschondt, an etiquette expert and founder of socialskilz:-) etiquette school in Manhattan, shares some of the rude behavior she sees in kids due to the digital age and how to instill good manners in kids, plus getting kids to behave at the dinner table.

How to Leverage Mindfulness in Real Life

How to Leverage Mindfulness in Real Life

Carla Naumburg, Ph.D., author of "Parenting in the Present Moment," shares what mindfulness is and how parents can apply it in messy real life situations.

Empower Teens to Make Good Choices

Empower Teens to Make Good Choices

Mark Mero, a former WWE champion turned inspirational school speaker, discusses how parents can help empower teens to make the right choices, prevent bullying, and deal with peer pressure.

The Importance of Summer Camp for Kids and Teens

The Importance of Summer Camp for Kids and Teens

Even though you can find after-school activities for any interest your child may have, summer camp is still an important experience for your child, from making new friends to getting prepared for college.

New York City Siblings Share a Unique Closeness

New York City Siblings Share a Unique Closeness

Monica Marino, a New York City mother, reflects on the unique sibling bond her children have with each other and shares the value of siblings through beautiful images of her children.

NYMP Q&A: Do Fathers Matter?

NYMP Q&A: Do Fathers Matter?

Paul Raeburn, journalist, scientist, father of five, and author of "Do Fathers Matter? What Science is Telling Us About the Parent We've Overlooked", shares why fathers really matter, how fathers influence their children, and how the picture of modern fatherhood is changing.

HONY Photographer Releases Kids' Book

HONY Photographer Releases Kids' Book

Brandon Stanton, the creator and photographer behind the popular blog Humans of New York, recently released "Little Humans," a children's photo storybook.

Catching Up with Alexander Weiss, MasterChef Junior Season 1 Winner

Catching Up with Alexander Weiss, MasterChef Junior Season 1 Winner

A year after he claimed the title in season 1 of MasterChef Junior, 14-year-old Alexander Weiss of Manhattan is cooking alongside professional chefs, jet-setting all over the world with his family, and dreaming bigger than ever.

Joe Bastianich Shares the Recipe to Win MasterChef Junior

Joe Bastianich Shares the Recipe to Win MasterChef Junior

Joe Bastianich is a local dad, restaurateur, and judge of MasterChef Junior on FOX. Here, he dishes on what makes kids stand out in the competition and the skills they need to win, plus some advice for budding young chefs.

Meet the Local Contenders on MasterChef Junior Season 2

Meet the Local Contenders on MasterChef Junior Season 2

Meet the MasterChef Junior Season 2 contestants who hail from the NYC area, including Josh Reisner of Forest Hills, Queens; Adaiah Stevens of Bethel, Connecticut; and Isabella Velez of Washington Heights, Manhattan.

How to Be an Effective Disciplinarian to Your Child with ADHD

How to Be an Effective Disciplinarian to Your Child with ADHD

All children test the limits to which they can push their parents. Children with ADD/ADHD are more prone to challenging behavior. We spoke with behavior specialist Lisa Navarra, who works with parents of children with ADD and ADHD to help them set limits and manage challenging behavior.

How to Maintain a Healthy Attitude in the Culture of Alarmism

How to Maintain a Healthy Attitude in the Culture of Alarmism

In her new book "From Cupcakes to Chemicals: How the Culture of Alarmism Makes Us Afraid of Everything and How to Fight Back," Julie Gunlock explains the culture of alarmism, why your buying choices shouldn't haunt you, and how to figure out what products are actually safe for your family.

NYMP Q&A: How Parents Can Find the Job of Their Dreams

NYMP Q&A: How Parents Can Find the Job of Their Dreams

Prominent brand strategist Richard Lewis says that to find the job of your dreams, it all boils down to smart marketing. His thoughts on parents, connections, and shedding your SAHM skin.

Nigel Barker's Tips for Taking Pics of Kids

Nigel Barker's Tips for Taking Pics of Kids

Fashion photographer, and host of Oxygen's "The Face", Nigel Barker shares photos of his family, photography tips for taking unexpected pictures of your kids, and his favorite photo apps.

Guiding Principles of Parenting The Dolphin Way

Guiding Principles of Parenting The Dolphin Way

Dr. Shimi Kang, author of The Dolphin Way: A Parent's Guide to Raising Healthy, Happy, and Motivated Kids-Without Turning into a Tiger, advocates these seven guiding principles of parenting the Dolphin Way.




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