The Koru Family Psychology Blog

Sibling Rivalry
behavior management

Siblings: When “Equal” Doesn’t Mean “Fair”

Unveiling the Complexities of Sibling Relationships: When “Equal” Doesn’t Mean “Fair”. Explore the impact of birth order, parental dynamics, and individual differences on sibling dynamics. Learn how to foster fairness, empathy, and understanding among siblings.

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Manage Peer Pressure
behavior management

Parenting Against the Crowd: Helping Your Kids Manage Peer Pressure

Helping your kids navigate peer pressure can be challenging, but it’s an important part of parenting. Help your kids build confidence and learn how to be assertive, set clear boundaries, and follow their instincts. Whether you’re dealing with a child who wants something all their friends have, or you’re concerned about negative peer influence, discover how you can empower your kids to make healthy decisions, resist negative peer pressure, and thrive in their relationships.

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Teach kids about safety without scaring them
Anxiety

How can we teach kids about safety without making them scared?

Should we tell kids that the world is a dangerous place? We outline how to strike a balance between educating children about potential risks and fostering a positive and safe environment without creating unnecessary fear and anxiety. Discover how to build confidence and resilience in your child while teaching them safety rules and guidelines to help them navigate the world with independence and self-assurance.

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Promote healthy eating
Parenting

How do we deal with kid’s unhealthy eating habits?

Gain valuable insights and practical tips for promoting healthy eating habits in children and teens without shame. With these strategies, you can help your child develop a positive relationship with food and healthy eating habits for a lifetime of good health and well-being.

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