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      1. How Parents Can Make Their Kids Experts in Happiness

        How Parents Can Make Their Kids Experts in Happiness

        Admit it, you love to see your kid happy; your home is filled with smiling photos grinning from your computer screen, book shelves, even your refrigerator door. Everyone wants to raise a happy child. But when it comes to raising children, are all forms of happiness equal? What kind of happiness should you shoot for? Starting with the Self Before we begin, I am going to tell you something you may not want to hear that I included in my book When Kids Call the Shots.

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      2. Suicide in Children — What Every Parent Must Know

        Suicide in Children — What Every Parent Must Know

        Only about one-third of children or young adolescents who died from suicide told anyone that they intended to kill themselves. Do you know the risk factors?

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      3. Children with Special Needs Need Special Parents

        Children with Special Needs Need Special Parents

        My wife and I are sitting at our kitchen table with a friend and colleague of mine who came to our house to give us feedback about the testing she did with our oldest who was in 1st grade. At the end of pre-school, her veteran teacher told us that she wasn’t picking up her letters and numbers as expected. She thought we should get her tested.

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    1. Quote of the Day

      1. "It is important to understand that children, who seem completely “normal” while growing up, often do not manifest symptoms until that person is in his or her teens or early twenties (high school and college age)."
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      The Child and Family Guidance Center (CFGC), a 501(c)(3) non-profit, proactively creates wellness through innovative mental health services, prevention and early intervention programs.