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

January 30, 2019

Making Life Easier for Kids with Learning Challenges

Having a kid with learning and behavior challenges requires a lot of learning on your part. What are the best treatment options, best learning environments, how […]
January 23, 2019

Learning How to Learn

Advances in neuroscience have given us more insight into how the brain processes and retains information. We’re constantly understanding more about how we learn. But because […]
January 16, 2019

For Better or for Worse -The Sibling Bond

Over the years we’ve written a lot about how parents influence their kids. However, because ninety-percent of us grow up in a household with at least […]
December 20, 2018

Do Your Share of Self-Care

Self-care doesn’t have to involve downward dog or a long walk on the beach and isn’t required to look a certain way. You have permission to […]
November 15, 2018

Everything You Need to Know About Motivating Your Teen But Were Afraid to Ask

For a lot of us motivating our teenagers to do anything they don’t want to do is mission impossible. It’s almost as if a switch gets […]
October 31, 2018

Phone Patrol!

If I polled my immediate group of friends, my professional colleagues and the parents who bring their children to our practice about this, I bet that […]
October 24, 2018

Just Say No to Saying Yes

Let’s face it—our kids are accustomed to instant gratification: without leaving their rooms, kids can communicate instantly with friends and entertain themselves with music, videos and […]
September 20, 2018

Outsourcing Self-Esteem

If you grew up in the 1980’s and 90’s, or you raised kids during those decades, you no doubt heard a lot about self-esteem. Cultivating it, […]
September 12, 2018

What is the Deal with Fortnite?

If you have a kid who’s part of video game culture then you’ve heard about Fortnite. My colleague Anne, who lives on the west coast and […]