‘Irresistible’ By Design: It’s No Accident You Can’t Stop Looking At The Screen

Mar 15

Technology is designed to be addictive, offering gratification that’s similar to that of drug abuse or gambling. Author Adam Alter says a new frontier could soon provide another escape from reality.

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Social and Emotional Development Guides

Jul 06

   

The following guides will help you support your child’s social and emotional development and reflect on your own abilities in the process. Below you will find the Parents’ Guide to Social and Emotional Intelligence, A Conversation Starters Guide, and an age-appropriate book list to practice and improve upon your understanding in these areas.

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Understanding the Teenage Brain

Jan 14

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Have you ever wondered about your teens behavior or thought process? Do you feel like you have a hard time communicating with him or her? This PBS documentary takes a look at how the brain of teens develop and may give you insights on how to better understand and communicate with your teen.

PBS Teenage Brain

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