Kids

End those sibling fights

End those sibling fights

“Mom, Johnny hit me!” “She started it.” “No, I didn’t.  You did!” Siblings.  Sometimes they act like the best of friends…and then, there are those days when they fill the air with yelling, complaining, and down-and-dirty fighting.  You wonder…when will... (Read More of this Shrink Candy)

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Got a confused teen?

Got a confused teen?

Remember those days when we were teens… we were growing like crazy, our hormones were going nuts, and our poor minds were left to somehow, someway cope with all of those changes.  And to top it all off, we were... (Read More of this Shrink Candy)

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Help your kids tackle their stress

Help your kids tackle their stress

A typical school day seems like it shouldn’t be too stressful, but ever really wonder what kids go through?  Grades, bullies, crushes  …yes, these are  pressures that children of many ages deal with on a day-to-day basis.    So…what can you... (Read More of this Shrink Candy)

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Dr. Jane on Dealing with Parenting Disagreements

Dr. Jane on Dealing with Parenting Disagreements

Shrink Candy psychologist, Dr. Jane, shared some tips for parents on what to do when moms and dads disagree.  Dr. Jane talked with WJXT’s Staci Spanos during The Morning Show. Mom Said, Dad Said If you’re a parent, you know... (Read More of this Shrink Candy)

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Reruns Can Make Your Preschooler Smart!

Reruns Can Make Your Preschooler Smart!

“What video do you want to watch, sweetie?” “Elmo, mom.  Elmo!” “But, you’ve already seen that so many times.” (louder) “Elmo, mom.  ELMO!!!” Before you keep trying to convince your little one to watch a different video, take a second... (Read More of this Shrink Candy)

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Tsunamis, Storms, and Accidents – Oh My!

Tsunamis, Storms, and Accidents - Oh My!

You wish that everyday of your child’s life could be happy and wonderful and free of anything stressful.  You try your best to shelter your child from every harm imaginable…but then the unexpected happens.  Whether it’s a devastating tsunami that... (Read More of this Shrink Candy)

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Back to School Tips with Dr. Jane

Back to School Tips with Dr. Jane

Shrink Candy psychologist, Dr. Jane, shared some simple tips for parents getting their kids ready for their first day of school. Dr. Jane chatted with WJXT’s Casey Black during The Morning Show. No surprises! Surprises are usually fun and great,... (Read More of this Shrink Candy)

Help your kids make lemonade out of lemons

Help your kids make lemonade out of lemons

“Mom, my computer keeps crashing!” “My sweater has a stain in it and I need it for tomorrow!” “I don’t understand my homework.” Does this house of drama sound like a typical evening in your home? Are there days when... (Read More of this Shrink Candy)

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