17Oct
2017
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10 Tips for Soothing Young Children’s Fears

A loud dog barks, and your three-year-old bursts into tears. Your four-year-old won’t go to sleep unless you sit bedside to scare away the monsters. A clap of thunder shakes the house, and suddenly your five-year-old is running into your bedroom and jumping under...

26Sep
2017
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The Moodsters “First Aid for Feelings” Workbook Download

Dear Parents, Grandparents, and Caregivers, In the aftermath of the recent hurricanes, floods, and other severe weather events, many families have been thrust into extraordinary circumstances that can be life-changing, with short and long-term effects on children’s physical, emotional, and psychological well-being. Even children...

07Sep
2017
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Be Your Child’s Port in a Storm

Lessons learned from Hurricane Harvey Like everyone in this country, I have been riveted by the coverage of Hurricane Harvey: the absolutely horrific images of entire neighborhoods under water, people of all ages being rescued by boat, families crowded into shelters, the heroic efforts...

13Apr
2017
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Celebrating the Military Child

It’s probably pretty obvious that I love kids. Besides having children and grandchildren of my own, my entire professional life has been centered on children, from my years as a pediatric nurse to my current work as the creator of The Moodsters, helping children...