Entries by Rachel Ostrov

Parenting vs. Technology: Helpful Strategies to Combat Electronic Overload

Chromebooks, iPads, Nooks, oh my! It would not be surprising if your child has access to more than one piece of technology in your home. With that said, the struggle to balance technology needs for school with the games and activities that take over your child’s night and weekends is real.  Although it may be […]

Managing Your Child Through the Election Process

With the election right around the corner, media coverage of the election is everywhere and often finding its way down to children of all ages. As with other news topics, children may be exposed to hearing and seeing things they do not fully understand. As parents, it is important to be mindful of what your […]

Dealing with Divorce: Creating Stability No Matter How Unstable You Might Feel

Divorce can be scary, filled with uncertainty, and will ultimately lead to a ‘new’ family structure. It is important to be mindful of how uncertainty can feel to your children and to proactively take steps to create stability for your children during the divorce process. Below are some suggestions to improve your child’s sense of […]