Archive for April 2015

Talking With Your Child About Friendships

            Every child wants friends. But not every child will be a good friend. Knowing when to work on or end a friendship can be difficult, especially for tweens and teens. Your son or daughter may need help in determining if a […]

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Model Healthy Relationships for Children

              Children watch and imitate what others say and do. That is why the way we treat others influences how children relate to family members, friends, classmates, teachers, neighbors and even acquaintances. Here are some traits to model that teach children about healthy […]

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Have You Caught Your Kids Being Good?

            Encourage positive behavior with your child at home by “catching them being good!” A positive form of discipline, this is the opposite of punishment (where a child’s privileges or special items are taken away for misbehavior). When you “catch a child […]

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30 Ways to Nurture Your Child

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Child Abuse & How to Prevent It

What is Child Abuse or Neglect? Under the law, an abused or neglected child is any child under 18 whose parent, or any other person responsible for the care of the child: causes, or threatens to cause, a physical or mental injury except for an accident. fails […]

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GRUPO DE APOYO PARA NIÑOS DE 7-11 AÑOS El Propósito de esta Clase es ayudar a los Niños a explorar formas de Manejar el Estrés a la vez que Comparten sus Pensamientos y Emociones sobre su Cultura Esta Clase durará 8 semanas y será Completamente GRATIS TODOS […]

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Support Group for Hispanic Children to Begin

FREE 8 week support group for Hispanic Children ages 7-11. The purpose of this group is to help children learn healthy ways to manage stress while they explore thoughts and feelings about their culture. Groups are held Tuesdays, 5:30-7:00 p.m. at The Up Center’s Portsmouth office, 1805 […]

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