Tag Archives: social skills

My husband and I disagree about screen time for our three-year-old.

My husband and I have different views on how often to let our three-year-old daughter play with our smartphones and our tablet at home. We have downloaded a few apps on our phones and we regularly let her draw and … Continue reading

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My eleven-year-old daughter is struggling with friendships at school.

My eleven-year-old daughter is struggling with friendships. She is very outgoing but has trouble forging close friendships. She goes to a private school with a no bullying policy. She is not bullied but comes home in tears often because she has no … Continue reading

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My son is hitting other kids in the classroom.

My five-year-old son is in Grade Primary and there have been several incidents where he is hitting other children in the classroom. When I ask him why he is hitting, often he says that the kids were mean to him, … Continue reading

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My seven-year-old son has some social awkwardness. How can I help him?

My son, who is seven, seems to be inappropiate in his social behaviours. He gets excited when he sees kids, being an only child, and it is a turn off for the other boys and girls in our neighborhood. How … Continue reading

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