children

psychology
psychology

The Triangulation Theory May Explain Why Some Childhoods Are So Stressful

“Adults who experienced triangles in early family relationships can lack a clear sense of their own wants and needs.”
Jessica Dore
7.30.18
tech harm reduction
tech harm reduction

We Talked to People Who Work in Tech About How They Manage Screen Time

The irony of a Silicon Valley leader setting a no-phone rule.
Jesse Hicks
6.8.18
depression
depression

Parents Need to Do More For Teens With Depression

If you don't let your kid get treated for mental health issues, is that neglect?
Michael Shapiro
6.1.18
death
death

How to Tell Your Kid That You're Dying

Explaining to a child that you're terminally ill is one of the hardest things a parent can do.
Virgie Townsend
5.15.18
death
death

How the Death of a Parent Affects a Child

An estimated 1.5 million US children lose one or both parents by the age of 15.
Virgie Townsend
4.23.18
Parental Advisory
Parental Advisory

Gifted Kids Need Just as Much Attention as Special Needs Kids

“The perception is that if a child is excelling they can be left alone."
Nick Keppler
1.11.18
parenting
parenting

Low Testosterone May Make You a Better Father

It could make men more empathic and less aggressive.
Brenda Volling
12.29.17
mental health
mental health

Stressed Out Kids Are More Likely to Become Bad Decision Makers

Childhood stress affects you long after you've moved out of the house.
Caroline Beaton
12.8.17
Drugs
Drugs

Trump Wants to Bring Back a Version of D.A.R.E.

He planning a “massive advertising campaign” which will “get people, especially children, not to take drugs in the first place.“
Simon Doherty
11.17.17
We Asked
We Asked

People Told Us Their Biggest Parenting Fails

"He must have been rolling around in that poop for hours."
Emily Cassel
10.16.17
Fighting Words
Fighting Words

Women Should Be Allowed to Wear Their Babies Everywhere

More science to back the benefits of skin-to-skin contact for new mothers.
Sarah Bregel
9.19.17
Parental Advisory
Parental Advisory

You Don't Have to Banish Your Phone to Be a Good Parent

If you don't remember what your kid looks like without a puppy filter though, maybe put down your device for a minute.
Mariana Plata
9.11.17