The Empathic Child

The Empathic Child

Raising children who care.

Escaping Parental Control

By Nigel Barber Ph.D.
New independence opens up sexual exploration

How Contempt Destroys Relationships

By Susan Heitler Ph.D.
A rudely dismissive listening stance invites relationship ills.

Raise a Sensitive Child

By Susan K Perry Ph.D.
You can teach your kids the art of empathy.

Worst Mistakes Parents Make When Talking to Kids

By Melanie Greenberg Ph.D.
Words can change your kid's brain. Learn to use the right ones.

Mommy, Chill Out

By Amy Przeworski Ph.D.
Wisdom from an empathic wonder child

Could vitamins have prevented Newtown?

By Peter Bongiorno ND, LAc
Studies suggests good nutrition and the right vitamins may help stem violence.

Leaving Your Childhood Behind to Become a Better Parent

By Lisa Firestone Ph.D.
To be the best parents we can be, we have to understand our own past.

How Teenagers Become Passionate About Giving

By Marilyn Price-Mitchell Ph.D.
Five steps that transform youth into engaged citizens.

Discipline with Babies and Toddlers

By Susan Heitler Ph.D.
Young children who misbehave, cry and too often get mad can feel taxing.