Practical Parenting: Establishing Respect Amongst Children of Today

Dr. Tom explores the family value of respect as it relates to the ability we have to foster trust in our strengths and capacity to overcome our weaknesses.

Practical Parenting: Dr. Tom Speaks on Fostering Children’s Dreams Forward

 

Practical Parenting: Why Do We Yell at our Children Anyways?

Ah, Monday! Time to get up and herd the children to get ready for school. Yay, Friday!!! Time to herd the children to school, get to work, and then enjoy … Continue reading Practical Parenting: Why Do We Yell at our Children Anyways?

Practical Parenting: Dealing with Childhood Nightmares

Dr. Tom of The Stockton Therapy Network explores how helping your children make sense of their dreams has a positive effect on their psychological development.

Practical Parenting: Children, Animals, & Initial Lessons in Responsibility

Then God said: Let us make[a] human beings in our image, after our likeness. Let them have dominion over the fish of the sea, the birds of the air, the … Continue reading Practical Parenting: Children, Animals, & Initial Lessons in Responsibility

Practical Parenting: Time Management, Work & Life Balance, & Healthy Psychological Development

It was 6:15 AM. I was returning home from the gym to begin herding my children towards their first point of destination for the day. A quick bath, check. Assuring … Continue reading Practical Parenting: Time Management, Work & Life Balance, & Healthy Psychological Development

Practical Parenting: Fatherhood Mishaps in Positive Discipline

The foundation of family values centers on the discipline we teach our children. However, discipline within itself is a difficult task for any parent to enact with their children. Lets … Continue reading Practical Parenting: Fatherhood Mishaps in Positive Discipline

Practical Parenting: Oh No – The Sky is Falling!!!

How are we to stay positive for our children in such of a barrage of negative messages we are subjected to daily? Today I watched my children staring at their … Continue reading Practical Parenting: Oh No – The Sky is Falling!!!

Practical Parenting: Take a Moment to Make a Moment

Practical Parenting: Take a Moment to Make a Moment–mere moments of time can have on your child’s health psychological development. Learn More with Dr. Maples.

Practical Parenting: Teaching Effective Judgement

Good, bad, right, wrong, holy, evil, black, white, night, and day; we are subjected to numerous paradoxes (the capacity we have to make inference and judge lived experience) on a … Continue reading Practical Parenting: Teaching Effective Judgement

The Wisdom Behind Childhood Mistakes

You cannot teach a child to take care of himself unless you will let him try to take care of himself. He will make mistakes; and out of these mistakes … Continue reading The Wisdom Behind Childhood Mistakes

3 Common Ways Divorce Affects Kids

In this article, Maples Family Law takes on the effects divorce has on children. Understand 3 common ways a divorce can affect your children. 3 Common Ways Divorce Affects Kids … Continue reading 3 Common Ways Divorce Affects Kids