Fostering Self-Esteem in Kids
01/04/2022 ● By Pilar Bradshaw, M.D., F.A.A.P.
Building our children’s self-esteem is one of the most important tasks we have as parents.Read More »
Confidence has a New Look
08/30/2016 ● By Sandy Kauten
…helping kids dress well and feel great builds confidenceRead More »
Guest Response: Raising Girls
09/22/2011 ● By Anonymous
In response to the <a href="http://www.oregonfamily.com/2011/08/raising-girls-in-todays-world/" target="_blank">“Raising Girls”</a> Article in Oregon Family Newspaper, as a counselor, professor, woman, wife, and mother of a young girl, I just wanted to add some thoughts on the topic of Raising Girls in Today’s Society. Our hope is that we raise our girls to have confidence and positive self esteem. Almost everyone has either a female friend, a mother, a sister, a daughter, a niece, a grandmother, or a wife, so this issue really does affect everyone in the immediate/extended family and larger culture.Read More »
Raising Boys – Tips to Make You Think
06/02/2011 ● By Anonymous
The differences between men and women are often discussed, ranted about, and written about (Mars and Venus.) It’s a common acceptance that men and women are typically polar opposites and how trying to understand the opposite gender is next to impossible. While it would be easier to simply accept this as fact, the truth remains, once parenthood becomes a reality, all gloves are off. Parents must then attempt to become experts on how to rear their children regardless of gender. An easy way to approach the task of raising boys is to put it in perspective. Besides wanting these young men to be smart, polite, confident, successful, law-abiding, intelligent citizens, mothers should try to raise their sons to be the type of man they’d want to marry, and fathers should try to raise sons to be the type of men they’d want their daughters, sisters or mother to marry.Read More »
Assertiveness Training – Build Confidence, Self Esteem, and Success!
09/29/2010 ● By Anonymous
by Kim Green-SpanglerRead More »