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Behavior, Stress, Breaking harmful patterns

Scientific evidence shows the harm of spanking; these resources can help parents as they break generational patterns and heal, strengthen their relationships with their children and learn new ways to raise their children with calm, love and connection. Note: much better societal support for parents is needed - and research shows it is effective. 

Child Mind Institute

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"an independent, national nonprofit dedicated to transforming the lives of children and families struggling with mental health and learning disorders."

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April 15, 2020

Stress & Resilience - Watch & Discuss Together

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With a focus on the current COVID-19 pandemic, trauma expert Dr. Bruce D. Perry has made a series of short (20 min) videos. He explains stress, distress and how the pattern of stress can determine whether stress is destructive (sensitizing) or positive (resilience building).

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April 4, 2020

Parenting through Tough Times

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Robbyn Peters Bennett moderates a warm, supportive and informative conversation about parenting through these tough times.

Behavior, Stress, Breaking harmful patterns

Summary

Scientific evidence shows the harm of spanking, yelling and shaming. The following resources can help parents as they break generational patterns and heal, strengthen their relationships with their children and learn new ways to raise their children with calm, love and connection.

Note: much better societal support for parents is needed - and research shows it is effective. 

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October 4, 2002

Table Talk

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Talk may be cheap...

But when it comes to teaching kids to eat right, what you say can really influence what your kids do. And doing (not knowing) is the key to teaching kids to eat right.