Category: Misbehavior

Understanding the different types of bullies

Just like the many different types of bullying, there are different types of bullies. Each h..

Is Bullying a Public Health Issue?

The issue of bullying in schools has garnered national attention, but less attention has been p..

Youth Bullying – It can happen to anyone

Being bullied makes children feel isolated. Kids who are bullied feel like they are the only on..

Is your child’s discipline problem a behavior issue or something else?

All children have moments or phases they go through where good discipline is hard to come by. I..

When Does Rough Play Become Bullying?

During the early years of childhood, it is often inevitable that parents will have to deal with..

Children with Autistic Spectrum Disorders

Autistic spectrum disorders are a range of related developmental disorders that begin in childh..

The Link between Anxiety and Childhood Obesity

Ryan Rivera, guest contributor There have been a number of studies that linked childhood obe..

Keeping Your Kids Disciplined as a Single Parent

Jeff Miller, guest contributor Raising a child is hard enough in a traditional, two-parent h..

Private Play That Can Prevent Public Misbehavior

Does your kid ever act-out in public? Does he or she have a special need, learning disability, ..

Gateway Behaviors are Like Gateway Drugs

When I was in junior high school, we used to have to watch those corny “gateway drug” educa..

What Acting-Out Means: Speaking Through the Veil of Autism

Does your child with a developmental or cognitive disability ever hurt themselves or others? Ch..