Cathi Cohen

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

June 5, 2017

Slow Down- You Move Too Fast

It’s that time of year where endings and beginnings criss-cross—we’re saying goodbye to the academic year and hello to summer. June means shifting out of homework, […]
May 26, 2017

Sorry Seems to Be the Hardest Word

Cathi- On a recent play date, in a moment of anger, my son stepped on his friend’s toy and broke it. After that there was a […]
May 10, 2017

How Do Girls Get Girl Power?

Even though cultural attitudes have changed a lot since our mothers were growing up, it’s still not a given that our daughters will mature into confident, […]
May 5, 2017

What’s Going On at In Step?

There’s always a lot going on behind the scenes at our practice that we thought you would want to know about. So, we’re starting a weekly […]
May 2, 2017

Meltdowns Mindfulness

Shopping at Target the other day, I heard a little boy, frustrated at not getting the toy he wanted, having a world class temper tantrum. “I […]
April 13, 2017

Decisions, Decisions!

Allowing your kids to make their own decisions is an essential component of raising a solid adult. Of course you’re not going to allow your 6 […]
April 3, 2017

Can’t Sit Still!

Anyone who knows kids knows that they aren’t designed to sit still for extended periods of time. There’s a reason for that! Movement stimulates more blood […]
March 27, 2017

How to Navigate the Digital Universe

Being a parent in the digital age presents a dizzying challenge: keeping on top of all of the potentially inappropriate, time-wasting, irresistible-to-kids internet sites, video games […]
March 13, 2017

Mindset and Shyness

Carol Dweck’s book, Mindset: The New Psychology of Success focuses on how our mindset profoundly influences the way we approach life. Rather than being a quirk […]