What Kids Need: Hope

What Kids Need: Hope Having a positive view of the future is of paramount importance with young people.  As adults, it is easy for us to think that kids’ natural default  is in this direction, however, many kids struggle with this concept.  Help kids to have a...

What Kids Need: Empathy

What Kids Need: Empathy Empathy is the ability to understand and share the deep feelings of another person.  It often happens when a good friend listens to you when you’re frustrated, and they can rephrase what you’re saying with the same passion,...

Respond or Not

  Respond or Not We always have a choice whether to respond to criticism or not.  So often we think it is important to let people know how we feel, or that their perspective is misinformed.  So, we launch into this explanation, defense or maybe even an emotional...