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.
Gum and hair are a bad combo. But don't fear - there are ways to remove chewing gum from hair without resorting to an emergency haircut. Here's how.
Kids who didn't have to take on major responsibility at a young age tend to become parents who are more sensitive to their own kids' needs.
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.
Parents will always have stress -- that said, I've learned that we can find peace.
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.
Parents who take the helicopter parenting approach may be hindering their child's development by becoming too heavily involved in homework.
Kids with autism often come first - but when mom gives up her aspirations and interests, is that really beneficial for the autistic child?
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.
Impending fatherhood can lower two hormones in men, even before their babies are born, a study has found.
Kids are flocking to theaters to see movies with PG-13 ratings, but it it against the law for a younger child to see a film rated PG-13?
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.
Depression clearly runs in the family, but that doesn't mean it always has to be passed on to the next generation.
Parents: Want to help ensure your children turn out to be happy and socially well-adjusted? Bond with them when they are babies.
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.
When children are unmotivated at school, new research suggests their genes may be part of the equation.
Couples who perceive a drop in happiness in the first year after they became parents have a lower probability of having a second child.
Overly protective, a helicopter mom often has the best intentions, but their behavior can lead to unhealthy dependencies in both parents and children.
Picky eating among children is a common problem that can result in poor nutrition for kids, family conflict - and frustrated parents.
For those who believe birth order influences traits like personality and intelligence, a study of 377,000 high school students offers some good news.
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.