Posts Tagged "communication"

October Q&A: Smartphones

Kids and Smartphones   Question:

   Dr Kate, My son is entering 6th grade and insists on having a smart phone. What are your thoughts on this?

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Talking to Your Kids About ISIS: Does it Help or Hurt?

140704-isis-music-cover-10a_31d581ed0a8c52e5a780b47e622d1d77The events in the middle east regarding the militant group ISIS are very difficult for children to process. How much should you tell your kids about ISIS? What should you say to them? Dr. Kate discusses this topic with Fox 25 News. Watch the interview here


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6 Strategies to Help Parents Communicate About Sex

154670-158583There’s no longer the one big talk when communicating about sexuality with children.

The one-time birds and the bees discussion is a thing of the past. Research indicates that parents who talk to their children at younger ages about sexuality de-stigmatize the topic and have more influence over children’s sexual behavior as they get older.

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