Category Archives: Communication

9 Tips for Parents ~ Talking to Teens about Drugs & Alcohol

December 29, 2016

Have you navigated “the talk” with your teen? Talking to teens about drugs and alcohol does not have to be difficult. Very often parents or caregivers tend to avoid sensitive subjects with their teenagers due to the discomfort and conflict it may create. However, the topics surrounding drugs and alcohol should never be taken lightly and always be confronted early…

9 Tips for Parents ~ Talking to Teens About Sexual Identity

December 22, 2016

The stage of adolescence involves discovering and developing sexuality and sexual identity. This includes sexual orientation, anatomy of one’s own body, as well as gender identity. When adolescents are transitioning and learning to associate with their own gender identity, they will also focus on the desired gender of their partner. It is crucial for parents to remain within a supportive…

From Infancy to Teens: Good Communication Guidelines for Parents

December 08, 2016

How to maintain good communication with your child based on their developmental stage? From infancy until the toddler phase…. When your child is hitting his or her milestones in development, then you can use this information as a good communication guideline. From birth until 6 months old, your child will be able to varied emotional tones in you voice. From…