Psychotherapist, author, expert in social skills training for children for over 25 years, Cathi Cohen provides articles and resources for parents or caretakers.

October 30, 2017


Praising your child is always a good thing, right? Well, it turns out that for learning and attention-challenged kids effort-based praise is often more meaningful and […]
October 23, 2017

Carrying Shame

Shameful feelings stick with us as if they’re glued to our insides. They can distort how we feel about ourselves and impact choices we make as […]
October 16, 2017

It’s Okay To Be Bored!

As a parent, hearing the refrain, “I’m bored” makes us want to leap into action to figure out an activity to keep our kid entertained. But, […]
October 9, 2017

Happiness Is…

Happiness: it’s been endlessly written about, researched, been the theme of movies, and the promised goal of self-help seminars. Its pursuit is even written into the […]
October 4, 2017

The Art of Patience

“Patience is not simply the ability to wait – it’s how we behave while we’re waiting.” – Joyce Meyer Patience is an art. Cultivating it takes […]