The Digital Tsunami: Parenting Strategies for Managing Information Overload in Kids

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In the vast ocean of the digital world, your children are like little sailors navigating their way through waves of information. As a parent, you must guide them, teaching them how to sail safely and wisely.  This article will provide practical strategies to help your children manage information overload, empowering them to navigate the tech […]

Decoding ‘Splitting’: A Parent’s Guide to Understanding this Mental Health Phenomenon

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In today’s day and age, understanding the mental health challenges that our children might face is more important than ever.  One such challenge is ‘splitting.’ But what is splitting, and how does it impact mental health? This article aims to answer these questions in a straightforward and accessible way. What is ‘Splitting’? ‘Splitting’ is a […]

Empowering Adolescents Against Online Hate Speech

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The internet has become a double-edged sword in the digital age, especially for adolescents.  The internet is full of helpful information and ways to connect. But it also shows young people the dark side of human behavior, like online hate speech. As adults, parents, and educators, it’s our responsibility to guide our youth through these […]

Anchoring Children in Stability: Combating Toxic Stress

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In the digital era, where youth and technology become ever more entwined, children face unique challenges and stressors that can escalate into what researchers call ‘toxic stress.’  While standard forms of stress are part of every child’s development, toxic stress can lead to severe consequences, affecting mental and physical health.  But, establishing safe, stable relationships […]

Empowering LGBTQ Youth: A Guide for Families in the Digital Age

LGBTQ Youth Support

The youth development landscape and family dynamics have evolved in today’s digital age. This evolution is particularly relevant for families of LGBTQ youth. Let’s help those who face unique challenges and opportunities.  This guide aims to provide families with practical tips to navigate these issues. We explore how to support LGBTQ youth and leverage technology […]

Screen Time: Digital Engagement and Its Impact on Adolescent Depression

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In the 21st century, our children are growing up in a world different from the one we knew.  The digital age has ushered in an era of unprecedented connectivity, with smartphones, social media, and online gaming becoming integral parts of our children’s lives.  While these digital platforms offer exciting opportunities for learning and social connection, […]

Youth Trauma Support: A Guide for Parents and Educators


In today’s world, children and teenagers may encounter various traumatic events. These can significantly impact their mental health.  Whether it’s a personal tragedy, a global pandemic, or witnessing distressing news, these experiences can leave lasting impressions.  As parents and educators, understanding and addressing these issues is crucial to help our youth navigate these challenging times. […]

Aiding Kids Navigate Distressing News: Parental Guidance

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In today’s interconnected world, it’s almost impossible to shelter children from distressing news. From wildfires and earthquakes to social unrest and pandemics. These events can cause significant anxiety and stress in children. The 24-hour news cycle, driven by technological advancements, has changed how we consume news. Gone are the days when families would gather around […]

Grief Therapy: Unmasking Healing Pathways

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Grief. A small word, but packed with vast emotions. Everyone, at some point, faces it. But what is it really? And how does it impact us, particularly our youth?  In this article, we take you on a journey of understanding grief, the healing power of grief therapy, and how technology is reshaping this healing path. […]