Tag: helping kids cope

Making a Difference In A Child’s Life: How You Can Help

When my kids went back to school and they needed backpacks, pencils, and folders, I went out and bought them.  When my kids need help with their homework, or an ear to listen, or a shoulder to cry on, I’m there for them.  These are things we sometimes take for granted; however, not all children have that

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How to Deliver Tough News to Kids

[image credit] I hate to say that I’ve had enough experience giving my son bad news to have gotten “good” at it, but you know what they say about practice making perfect… Unfortunately, between the roller coaster that is foster care, adoption, and just everyday life, I’ve had to have quite a few difficult conversations with my oldest over

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