How to Talk to Young Kids About Sex in an Age‑Appropriate Way
Even the most cool-headed parent sometimes struggles with how and when to introduce basic knowledge about sex and reproduction to a young child. And while parents might feel awkward about the “birds and bees” talk — usually because of societal
Parenting Teens When All They Want to Do Is Fight
Adolescence: when your teen’s thoughts and actions become difficult to comprehend, even more difficult to tolerate, and parenting teens becomes a figurative boxing match that tests who can last the longest. Anusha Manjani, a clinical psychologist who works with teens
Explaining Homosexuality to Children? Get Help from Fairy Tales
I typically like to include lots of research in my articles. I enjoy researching a topic, reading about what studies have revealed, and sharing that information so parents have a factual basis for their decisions and actions. But this article
The Balancing Act: ‘I’m Not Sure If I Want To Have Children’
Every other week, Sonali Gupta draws on more than 10 years of experience as a clinical psychologist to answer readers’ questions about parenting, family dynamics, relationships, mental health, and more. Not On The Same Page: I’m not sure if I want to have children.