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Throughout my years as a clinician working with children, parents have often asked, "how can I motivate my child?" Most of us misunderstand motivation. We think what motivates us will also motivate our children.  However, that’s not necessarily the case.

Could workouts after-school be more effective than studying? Heading home and hitting the books isn’t always the best idea according to new research. Contrary to...

We recently adopted a beautiful, sweet dog. When we got him, we were told that he was 18 – 24 months, but an early trip...

It is World Cup time! And for many people, that means national pride, excitement and skipping work to catch midday games. As I watch these...

As child therapists, we at Hartstein Psychological Services are very well-versed in the ins and outs and ups and downs of behavioral parenting techniques. Some...