Elise Sjostedt

Night Terrors: Diagnosis, Treatment, and Resources

Night Terrors: Diagnosis, Treatment, and Resources

(Oct. 05, 2011) - Night terrors, also referred to as Sleep Terrors Disorder or Pavor nocturnus, is an emotional sleep disorder characterized by episodes of fear, flailing, and screaming while asleep, and is often paired with sleepwalking.


Family Outing: Van Cortlandt Manor

Family Outing: Van Cortlandt Manor

(Sep. 22, 2011) - Though it may best be known for its Great Jack O' Lantern Blaze, one of the New York City area's biggest annual Halloween events, Westchester County's Van Cortlandt Manor on the Hudson River is full of Colonial charm all year round. Get the details on its historical mansion, plus annual favorites like Independence Day 1801, River Day, and Candlelight Tours.


Ask the Expert: How Do I Get My Child Started in Acting or Modeling?

(Sep. 20, 2011) - We spoke with John Predaina, director of the John Robert Powers modeling, acting, and etiquette school for kids on Long Island, to get his best advice for parents who want to get their child into acting, modeling, or show business.


The Law Office of Lawrence W. Berliner Opens in Westport CT

(Aug. 29, 2011) - The Law Office of Lawrence W. Berliner opens in Wesport, Connecticut, offering children and young adults representation in the areas of special education law and disability law.


Saddle River Day School in New Jersey Will Open New Elementary Wing this Fall

(Aug. 19, 2011) - When elementary students return to New Jersey's Saddle River Day School this September, they'll be able to claim a new wing of the school all to themselves.


Sunflower Kidz Daycare Opens in East Elmhurst NY

(Jul. 19, 2011) - Sunflower Kidz Daycare opens in Queens this September, bringing an affordable childcare and preschool program to East Elmhurst.


Sprouting Learners Daycare Opens in Nanuet NY

(Jul. 13, 2011) - At Sprouting Learners, a new preschool and daycare center in Nanuet, New York, teachers encourage children's natural curiosity to learn and explore through traditional and Montessori methods.


Helping Kids Pediatrics Opens in New City NY

(Jul. 13, 2011) - Doctors Stanley and Elizabeth Jacob opened Helping Kids Pediatrics, a private pediatric practice in New City, New York, to provide high quality medical care to infants, toddlers, preteens, and young adults.


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