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How To Deal with Your Child Being Bullied401611It’s difficult for parents when they discover their child is being bullied. The good news is that although most children in the United States experience bullying, the majority of them find ways to deal with it.7/22/2020 2:55:00 PMTalk with your child to find out for certain if her or she is being bullied, and if so, the extent of it React with compassion Assure your child that you are there to help him 12https://www.boystown.org/parenting/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx
How to Promote Internet Safety in the Home22022Kids are always connected! But whether your children are on Facebook, Pinterest or whatever popular social site pops up next month, parents need to know how to keep their kids safe while online.3/27/2020 4:05:06 PMKeep your home computer in a common area Block access to inappropriate sites and filter web content Obtain passwords or “friend" your child so you can more easily monitor social 37https://www.boystown.org/parenting/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx
5 tips to help parents learn how to talk to their children6417Good communication with children helps them develop the building blocks for language development. It also improves your bond and encourages them to talk with and listen to you.11/15/2019 8:37:36 PMJuly 19th, 2019     By Amy Tyler-Krings, research assistant in the Infant Language Development Laboratory for the Boys Town National Research Hospital 513https://www.boystown.org/blog/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx
Reviving a dying art: Handwriting a note of thanks!6574A good old-fashioned handwritten thank you is a quintessential expression of gratitude. Here’s how you can help your family revive the dying art of the thank you note.11/15/2019 8:46:04 PMFamily, Parent-Child Relationships, Praise, Teachable Moments Whyyy does Uncle Mac need a thank-you card, too If you've never heard your kids grumble or whine about having to take 642https://www.boystown.org/blog/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx
How to Spend Quality Time with Your Children277094/2/2020 7:32:01 PMSet aside one day a week when the whole family does something special together Plan special gatherings with grandparents and other relatives Have regular family meetings where 50https://www.boystown.org/parenting/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx
Nourishing Your Teen Goes Beyond Just Putting Plenty of Food on the Table6674It’s in our family-style residences that our youth receive the care and guidance they need from trained couples called Family-Teachers®. Other kids receive the same high-quality care in Family Homes at several of our affiliate sites around the country.11/15/2019 8:46:03 PMSeptember 19, 2018     By Father Steven Boes, President and National Executive Director, Boys Town At The Table, Father Boes, Parenting Skills, Social Skills 645https://www.boystown.org/blog/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx
Family Exercise Tips During Coronavirus4687With schedules and routines turned upside-down, you may be wondering how to fit daily exercise into your new “normal”.3/23/2020 7:19:30 PMWith schedules and routines turned upside-down, you may be wondering how to fit daily exercise into your new “normal After a busy day working from home, schooling kids, making 1991https://www.boystown.org/parenting/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx
New Movie, Instant Family, Shines Realistic Spotlight on Foster Care6739We asked former Boys Town foster parent Ken to review the new movie Instant Family to find out how accurate of a portrayal the movie is from a foster parents point of view.11/15/2019 8:46:04 PMNovember 28, 2018     By Ken Ostdiek, Former Boys Town Foster Parent Family, Foster Care, Saving Children, Today's Family The new movie, Instant Family, is based 431https://www.boystown.org/blog/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx
How To Help Delete Cyberbullying3751007/8/2020 5:56:23 PMIncrease your awareness about technology so you are better prepared to have discussions with your child Encourage your child to share difficult experiences with you Advocate and 20https://www.boystown.org/parenting/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx
Start Off the New Year Right: 5 Tips for Taking Care of Yourself in 20196777It’s the start of a brand New Year, and with it comes new challenges, new opportunities and new possibilities for every parent. Putting these five tips at the top of your resolution list might make all of your other resolutions easier to follow.11/15/2019 8:46:04 PMCoping Skills, Family, Healing Families, Parent-Child Relationships It’s the start of a brand New Year, and with it comes new challenges, new opportunities and new possibilities 349https://www.boystown.org/blog/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx