Does the added stress of being at home bring added battles with your child? Do you wish you knew how to get cooperation without yelling and threats? Are you trying to find the sweet spot between spoiling and strict? No one is prepared to parent through a pandemic. As school starts, and we are all still at home, fostering cooperation and learning independence are more important than ever. Clinical psychologist Dr. Laura Markham helps parents shift away from control and manipulation to practical strategies for raising children who WANT to cooperate. She helps parents create a more peaceful home where affection, connection and humor help resolve conflict happily, and where kids WANT to follow our lead.
Virtual visits. Cancelled test. Extracurriculars and athletics halted. Pass/Fail or grades? The pandemic has put college planning for students and parents into free-fall as admissions undergo a seismic change. Some seniors will have missed significant tests, classes and activities. Many, but not all, colleges are now test optional, and what does this really mean? The class of 2021 and beyond are seeking clarity about how to adapt and gear up for college, what to expect from a modified admissions process and what they'll find at college once they get there. A panel of experts explores the current admissions environment.
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