| Posted On Apr 17, 2014 | By:

Positive Parenting

Over time, there has been a change in philosophy about how to raise children.  Many of the grandparents of today were, as children, raised in a very strict environment where “children should be seen but not heard.”  That philosophy gave way to an era of permissiveness, which often led to chaos in the household.  In recent years, there’s been an emphasis on building self-esteem.

But the reality is that we need a blend of all of these approaches to raise our children to be responsible,

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| Posted On Jul 13, 2011 | By:

Managing Children’s Behavior

I think that it’s fair to say that most kids, at one time or another, exhibit behavior that worries or concerns their parents.  In fact, in our outpatient Behavioral Health Departments at Harvard Vanguard Medical Associates, the most frequent request is for the evaluation and possible treatment of child and teen behavioral issues.

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