Self Esteem and Knowing Yourself

Be careful what you tell your children

Be careful what you tell your children

These little sayings seem harmless but they can leave negative traces and give your child a false sense of guilt. Here is a quick autopsy of the parental language.

September 16, 2019
Modesty and public pools

Modesty and public pools

As your child grows up, the way they see themselves and others transforms, naturally. While they understand that there is a difference between the two sexes, modesty overtakes them.

July 29, 2019
The dangers of hyper-education

The dangers of hyper-education

The growing number of young people suffering from burnout, performance anxiety and depression is causing concern. Hyper-education has been at the heart of hot topics for some years now.

June 24, 2019
What is love, mom?

What is love, mom?

Love is many things and you will know what it is when you see it. Is that a good explanation? No? Let’s try harder...

February 11, 2019
Let them believe in Santa!

Let them believe in Santa!

Should we let our kids believe in Santa Claus and the whole holiday magic? Absolutely, and psychoeducator Solène Bourque tells us why.

December 24, 2018
My child doesn't believe in Santa

My child doesn't believe in Santa

Around the age of reason, your child could start having doubts about the existence of Santa Claus. But it does not mean the end of the holiday season magic.

December 17, 2018
Believing in fairytales

Believing in fairytales

Should we tell fictitious stories to our kids? Santa Claus, the Easter Bunny, the baby-delivering Stork, the Tooth Fairy?

November 26, 2018
The instinct of children

The instinct of children

“We won’t leave until you give a big hug to your uncle!” What should we do or avoid to help our children follow their instinct?

January 4, 2013
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