» Age Affects How We Predict and Respond to Home-Related Stress
20/04/18 15:30 from Psych Central News
Older adults appear to be better at identifying burdensome chores that need to get done around the house, such as trimming an overgrown tree or cleaning out the refrigerator, compared […]

» Nearly 80 Genes Linked to Depression
18/04/18 16:00 from Psych Central News
United Kingdom scientists have identified nearly 80 genes associated with depression, a finding that could help explain why some people may be at a higher risk of developing the condition. […]

» Study: Transgender Youth More Likely To Be Diagnosed with Mental Disorders
17/04/18 16:00 from Psych Central News
New research finds that transgender and gender-nonconforming youth are diagnosed with mental health conditions much more frequently than young people who identify with the gender they are assigned at birth. […]

» Night Owls May Have Higher Risk of Earlier Death
15/04/18 05:56 from Psych Central News
Night owls have a greater risk of dying sooner than morning people, according to a new study from Northwestern Medicine in Chicago and the University of Surrey in the U.K. […]

» Inflammation in Pregnancy Tied to Greater Risk for Mental Illness in Child
14/04/18 16:00 from Psych Central News
Heightened inflammation during pregnancy may increase the risk of mental illness or brain development problems in children, according to a new study led by researchers at Oregon Health & Science […]

» Helping Children Manage Anxiety and Fears
13/03/18 22:15 from Stress Free Kids » Articles about children and teens stress, anxiety and anger challenges. | Stress Free Kids
As a psychologist, I have always been drawn to helping children manage anxiety and fears. I remember first mentioning my desires to an aunt in my teens, who herself was an elementary school teacher, but could not imagine what worries chi...

» Leaders Can Thrive at Work and Home
18/11/17 05:11 from Stress Free Kids » Articles about children and teens stress, anxiety and anger challenges. | Stress Free Kids
by Kerry Wekelo Do you bring your work stress home? The American Institute of Stress states that 80% of workers feel stress on the job. Many are bringing that same stress home to their families, not realizing that children can sense when...

» Tips for Stress-Free Hiking with Kids
03/05/17 05:40 from Stress Free Kids » Articles about children and teens stress, anxiety and anger challenges. | Stress Free Kids
Hiking with kids can strengthen family bonds, build self-esteem, introduce responsibility, and provide a host of relaxation moments. Kids get the exercise they need while spending quality family time. Here are tips to keep hiking with ki...

» 9 Reasons Kids Calm Down Coloring
05/03/17 05:53 from Stress Free Kids » Articles about children and teens stress, anxiety and anger challenges. | Stress Free Kids
by Lori Lite We’ve probably all witnessed how quickly kids calm down coloring no matter how active they were just a few moments ago. When we sit down at a restaurant, our children cheer up the moment the server places a coloring sheet an...

» Valentine’s Day Activities Celebrate Family
26/01/17 23:11 from Stress Free Kids » Articles about children and teens stress, anxiety and anger challenges. | Stress Free Kids
by Lori Lite When my husband and I were dating, we were both pre-wired to believe that Valentine’s Day Activities meant flowers, chocolates, a reservation at a fancy restaurant with a pricey bottle of wine, and a romantic evening of lovi...

» ABCs of Decreasing Stress
27/10/16 15:22 from Stress Free Kids » Articles about children and teens stress, anxiety and anger challenges. | Stress Free Kids
By Lori Lite Reducing stress can be as easy as ABC for you and your family. This ABC list makes it fun for children to pick a letter, read, and implement a tip that will reduce stress for the day. When children step through the academic ...

» That’s it! I’m self-publishing!
05/10/16 19:54 from Stress Free Kids » Articles about children and teens stress, anxiety and anger challenges. | Stress Free Kids
by Ellen B. Alden I’ve never been good at waiting. After all, how do you move forward if you’re stuck in one place? My debut novel, a historical fiction entitled Yours Faithfully, Florence Burke, has been caught in “publishing purgatory”...

» 7 Tips for Raising Kind, Compassionate, and Mindful Kids
26/08/16 06:52 from Stress Free Kids » Articles about children and teens stress, anxiety and anger challenges. | Stress Free Kids
By Kerry Alison Wekelo Both of my kids know by now that I expect them to get perfect marks on their school report cards.  Well, at least on one particular section, that is: the “Life, Work, and Citizenship Skills” section. I am passionat...

» If You Could Give Your Kids One Gift, Make it a Good Vocabulary
08/08/16 19:19 from Stress Free Kids » Articles about children and teens stress, anxiety and anger challenges. | Stress Free Kids
BIG WORD CLUB Introduces Nationwide Pilot Program to Reduce Word Gap By Improving Childrens’ Vocabularies Denver, CO –BIG WORD CLUB, a digital learning company, is working to combat the Word Gap by inviting all interested teachers, paren...

» Preparing Siblings for the Arrival of New Baby:
03/08/16 04:52 from Stress Free Kids » Articles about children and teens stress, anxiety and anger challenges. | Stress Free Kids
By Lori Lite  Any type of change can cause stress and that includes the arrival of a new baby. Preparing siblings ahead of time for the arrival of a new baby will decrease stress and increase joyful acceptance. Children might be wonderin...

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