Modeling Behavior: Minding Manners

  Modeling, also known as observational learning, is a social learning theory. It describes the process of how desired behavior is taught by example. Modeling sometimes occurs intentionally, and other times happens incidentally. As children develop, they are...

Parenting Mindfully & Attachment Parenting

Parenting Mindfully & Attachment Parenting by Deborah Groening We can help our children feel validated and strong by not solving their problems for them but rather by bearing their struggles with them. Attachment theory and research and Dr. Sear’s “Attachment...

Forget Perfection – It’s All About The Connection

Many of the parents seeking help at Well Baby Center are doing so because they feel overwhelmed by the demands of parenting. Often we are asked questions that center around, “how can I attend to my child’s needs and also take care of myself?” As parents, we put...