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  Information on a variety of topics concerning social and emotional development in young children.

 
 

Help Children Blow Away Anger
You can teach your child strategies for coping with anger that can defuse today's temper tantrums and manage stress throughout his or her life.
http://topics-az.parenthood.com/articles.html?article_id=4232

Setting Limits Builds Self-Esteem
Are they mutually exclusive?
http://familyfun.go.com/parenting/child/dev/feature/dony58faesteem/

Helping Kids Make Friends
Step in or lay off?  Advice from Family Fun.
http://familyfun.go.com/parenting/child/dev/feature/famf97makefriend/

20 Tips to Promote Positive Self-Esteem
Looking for a way to build positive self-esteem in your child?
http://www.cenmi.org/NewsView.asp?id=215

Facial Expressions
This game allows a player to experiment with different effects of moving separate facial parts.
http://do2learn.com/games/facialexpressions/index.htm

Helping a Lonely or Rejected Child
When a child comes home and says, "no one likes me" or "everyone hates me," it can be hard for a parent to tell the difference between temporary exclusion versus ongoing rejection.
http://topics-az.parenthood.com/articles.html?article_id=6073

Emotions & Behavior
Is it just a phase or a serious problem? Help your child cope with life's ups and downs, from dealing with divorce to preparing for new siblings. Or find out how to understand your child's behavior, whether it's toddler tantrums or teenage depression.
http://www.kidshealth.org/parent/emotions/index.html

 

 
 
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