The Dangers of Partnering While Mating

In the Sept/Oct, 2012 issue of Psychology Today, a short article, “The Beauty of Benign Neglect,” resonates with me today as it did 6 years ago. “Parents lack (a) trust in children’s desire to be competent and that nature will influence the course of development.”...

“E” is for Early Intervention

Early intervention refers to the range of services designed to enhance the development of infants and toddlers with disabilities or at risk of developmental delay. These services should be offered, to the maximum extent possible, in a natural environment, such as the...

Daddy and Me

Beginning in April, Well Baby Center is offering a unique opportunity for dads to bond with their babies while connecting with other fathers in our very first Daddy and Me class. One of the biggest challenges of parenting is feeling that you and your partner are not...

Do You Have Ghosts In Your Nursery?

As mothers, we tend to suffer from huge amounts of guilt when it comes to parenting our children – harshly judging and comparing ourselves against other mothers who seem to have it all together. Part of the problem is that forms of mother-blaming have been around for...