Category: Children’s Health & Developmental Concerns

8 Easy Steps to a Peaceful Bedtime

By Guest Blogger Michelle Salcedo, M.Ed, Chief Academic Officer, The Sunshine House As the sun goes down, a war of wills breaks out in children’s bedrooms across the...

Raising Our Boys to Say “I Believe Her”

By Guest Blogger Maria Adele Paredes, PhD, LPCS, CEDS-S Moms and Dads of boys, we need you. We need your courage and willingness as a parent to allow your sons the...

When My Daughters Say Me Too

By Maria Adele Paredes, PhD, LPCS, CEDS-S, Three Birds Counseling There are now three little girls under our roof who can say the word “No.” Our almost-18...

Counselors, Psychologists and Therapists for Your Family

Updated by Sarah Blackwell Many children and teens suffer from anxiety, hyperactivity, depression, and other issues. It is often difficult to get good referrals and...

Child Life Is Essential for Brenner Patients

By Guest Blogger Cynthia R. Mahan, CCLS, Manager, Child Life Department, Brenner Children’s Hospital Whether planned or unplanned, hospitalization can be a...

What’s Lurking Indoors During the ‘Non-Allergy’ Season?

By the providers at Allergy Partners of the Piedmont Traditionally, most people associate the spring and fall months with ‘allergy season’.   Although trees,...

Triad Area Support Groups

Updated by Sarah Blackwell You never know when you will need to rely on a support group. Whether you (or your child) is facing a new challenge or a stressful life change...

My 1 in 1,000

By Guest Blogger Dana Harrell April 10, 2013 is a date I will forever remember. It was a gorgeous day and the day my family was going to find out the sex of our baby! As...

Meet the Newest Members of the Brenner Family!

By Brenner Children’s Hospital Spotted some new furry faces around town? Meet Brenn, Belle, and Beau. At Brenner Children’s Hospital, we want people to know how...

My Son is a Biter

By Guest Blogger Michelle Barson My sweet, little baby boy is a hazard to others and while it doesn’t faze him it’s something I am forced to wear like a scarlet...