Tag Archive: kids

Anatomy of Three Things (Episode 146)

Doctors Brian and Giuseppe talk about predicting happiness, physical consequences for defiant kids, and blaming Facebook for the Batman shootings.


Is Nature Art Preferred or Therapeutic For Kids?

Research over the years has consistently shown that, for adults in health care settings, displaying art can improve mood and reduce stress. In addition, the majority of adults have also been found to consistently prefer representational nature art over abstract images.  This phenomenon has been shown to be true of adults all over the world….

Is Media Use Helping or Hurting Kids' Psychological Functioning?

How media use affects the psychological adjustment of teens.

Body Image, Part 3: Are boys the forgotten victims of body image messages?

Boys as well as girls feel the impact of the media on body image, but boys may turn to steroid use. How can parents reduce this effect?

Friday Fun: 5 great iPhone apps for parents

We’ve all been there: sitting around a table at a restaurant, waiting for food to arrive, with kids complaining that they’re bored or hungry. I’ve been known to beg waiters to put a rush on the kids’ food in order to retain my sanity, and my children are usually pretty well-behaved in restaurants! I recently…

FA014 – Anatomy of Divorce

Doctors Brian, Giuseppe, and Richard discuss divorce, and how to minimize (as much as possible) the negative impact of separation on kids. Listen here: [Audio clip: view full post to listen] … or get your free subscription in iTunes. If you use iTunes, you can leave a review! Leave us a comment, or you can…