Temple Grandin, diagnosed with autism as a child, talks about how her mind works -- sharing her ability to "think in pictures," which helps her solve problems that neurotypical brains might miss.
After divorce, the behavior of deliberately trying to sabotage a child's relationship with the other parent has a name: parental alienation.
If your last child is graduating this year, you probably see the empty nest looming with a mixture of dread and elation, with significant anxiety stuck in there, too.
Here are some tried-and-true tips to help you prepare your baby for sleep - and hopefully, a good night's rest for all of you!
When one parent is always the bad cop, the other parent may try to compensate by being the good cop. But the damage may already be done.
From "It's normal for breastfeeding to hurt" to "Many women do not produce enough milk" and beyond, breastfeeding myths and misinformation abound.
Some practical pointers for co-sleeping and the family bed, from a parenting expert.
Here are some internet and smartphone rules that kids would set for their parents.
There's not enough emphasis on the strengths of people with autism, Temple Grandin says - and that's something parents and teachers need to change.
As long as you struggle with your body image, the more likely it is that your child will struggle, too. A family therapist offers her advice.
It's tough to see one of your children in great emotional pain, but there is something very powerful that every parent can do to help.
Magazines are filled with articles about work-life balance - yet people work longer hours than ever before. We need to go beyond work-life balance.
More gratitude may be precisely what our society needs to teens who are ready to make a difference in the world.
Research refutes the idea that the traditional, strict Chinese Tiger Mom upbringing, is always best.
Overly protective, a helicopter mom often has the best intentions, but their behavior can lead to unhealthy dependencies in both parents and children.
It's time for helicopter parents to land. That's the advice of researchers who have found that even extra love and warmth can't solve the problem.
Keeping friends close has real physiological and psychological benefits. Here's how they can help defeat negativity.
It's hard enough to get kids to listen. So how can parents cut through the electronic clutter so texts and emails to teens get through?
Some teens, who would normally take a summer job may not be able to find one. Here are some things your unemployed teen can do instead.
How can you make the transition into parenthood a little bit easier? With a little time management, a little organizing, and a little bit of zen.
What can you do when your infant cries every time you try to put him or her in the car seat to go somewhere? Here are some tips.
Newborns have different sleep needs than older babies. Here's help to understand your new baby's developing sleep patterns.
How would you like some sleep tips for toddlers, preschoolers and up that will improve not only your child's rest, but also her daytime mood?
Does your child often crawl into your bed late at night? Here's more about why he or she does - and some tips for you.