Differentiating between real or fake pain
Small ailments are common among children and it is sometimes difficult for parents to separate the real physical pain from the little imaginary pain.
December 31, 2018
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
Managing all the Christmas pitfalls
Christmas might be a time of celebration, but less pleasant situations sometimes cast a shadow over this period and force us to make choices to avoid them.
December 17, 2018
Sowing desires and dreams in our children's lives
We live in a society where everything goes fast and where children want everything and want it now. What if we left a little room for hopes and dreams?
December 4, 2015
How parents manage their children's stress about starting daycare
Your child will soon be introduced to the world of daycare. To ensure this new phase goes as smoothly as possible, here are a few tips to make life easier.
August 27, 2018
Kids' bad words
All parents have faced it at one time or another: a bad word spontaneously comes out of your little one’s mouth and you do not know how to react.
July 9, 2018
The «No» Stage
Although this period is called the « assertion stage », it’s by saying « NO » most of the time that children will experience it ! A period that is not always easy to live!
April 16, 2018
Fear and anxiety in children
What’s that sound? How can you calm your children when they’re scared of loud noises? Explore what is triggering their fear and find out how you can be a calming presence.
April 2, 2018
Child development from birth to 5 years of age
As a parent, you are proud of your child’s accomplishments, as if their overall success was reflecting your aptitudes as a parent.
March 19, 2018
Being grandparents is apparently the best job there is. But who are these “modern” grandparents and what role can they play in our lives and those of our children?
February 19, 2018
Kids' love stories
Most children will experience at least one « love story » before reaching puberty. What about your child? Have they already had a first love?
February 12, 2018
Do toys have a gender?
Here’s a delicate question if there ever was one, because it’s not only a trivial choice of toy for your child; it carries at much deeper meaning of personal and social values.
December 30, 2015