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    Drawing and Painting
    Life-Size Me in PJs
    Life-Size Me in PJsMaterials Brown wrapping paper or plain newsprint Felt marker Scissors Paints and thick paint brushes Directions Roll out paper and tape it down on the floor. Have your child lie down on the paper on her back or front preten...
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    Self-Image
    Negative Self-Talk
    Negative self-talk is a problem at any age. ...
  • Kids
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    Building a Positive Image
    Facilitate a positive image in preteens. ...
  • Kids
    Self-Image
    No Valentines for 11-Year-Old
    To an 11-year-old, this dramatic slight loudly declares her unpopularity. ...
  • Family Life
    Weight Loss Support
    Eleven-Year-Old Needs to Lose Weight
    Parents need to keep some focus on their child's emotional health in their attempts to get him to lose weight. ...
  • Kids
    Self-Image
    My Mom Always Calls Me Fat
    No one should have to hear such hurtful words from their own family. ...
  • Teens
    Teen Socializing and Self-Expression
    Daughter Wants to Dress "Punk"
    A mother is dismayed by her daughter's style of dress. ...
  • Teens
    Teen Socializing and Self-Expression
    Advice on What to Wear to School
    Battles with teens about clothing and hairstyles are not productive and may cause fractured relationships between parents and children. ...
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    Self-Image
    Are Beauty Pageants Bad for Children?
    The long-standing and currently overwhelming opinion in the psychology community concerning children's beauty pageants is that they are not in the best interests of healthy child development. ...