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July 28, 2002
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Sue Parry recounts her struggle to understand her sons' experiences in school and the high rate of ADHD diagnoses in her community. 

July 1, 2002
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House-husband. Primary caregiver. At-home parent. Full-time dad. All these terms are descriptive, but I usually describe myself as an at-home dad.

May 25, 2002
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This article is the last of a five-part series designed to share parents' 

April 25, 2002
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Teens must have ever increasing opportunities to practice reasoning and decision making: “In order to strengthen their decision-making skills, teens need environments that prese

March 25, 2002
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    This is the third in a series of articles in which parents of teens share the

February 25, 2002
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This is the second in a series designed to share parents' experiences with raisin

January 25, 2002
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What do you think when you hear the word “teenager”?

January 13, 2002
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Do you ever read parenting advice from experts and wonder how to actually put the recommendations to use in real life?

October 4, 2001
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Less than 20 miles from Washington, DC, there are 6600 acres of protected lands on the Mason Neck peninsula along the Potomac River.

June 1, 2001
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In the beginning, he was nervous and unsure -- afraid of making a mistake. The brand-new gym shorts and T-shirt bore no telltale signs of an athlete.

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January 1, 2001
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Book Review of The Irreducible Needs of Children, by The Irreducible Needs of Children: What Every Child Must Have to Grow, Learn, and Flourish by T.

October 4, 2000
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How would our mothering experiences be different if we were no longer so exhausted- sometimes so completely exhausted- that we wake up in the mornings longing for just a few mor