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New Research Supports Orchid Children Hypothesis

Friday, February 5th, 2010 | 2 Comments
Today’s Globe & Mail reports on a new study published in the journal Child Development that shows that children who are highly reactive to stress do worse than their peers at school if they come from a home where there’s lots of stress read more »

Jennifer Kolari Discusses Communicating with Your Child's Doctor

Friday, February 5th, 2010 | 0 Comments
This week at Kolari’s Corner on InfoMommy, Jennifer Kolari answers a question from a reader who doesn’t feel like her doctor listens to her. Jennifer suggests approaching the doctor neutrally to find a way to work together. Read Jennifer’s full answer or check out read more »

CBC Explores “Helicopter” Parenting

Friday, February 5th, 2010 | 0 Comments
If you missed it last night, be sure to check out the CBC documentary, Hyper Parents and Coddled Kids. It’s on again tonight at 10pm EST or you can watch it online. Keep an eye on the Connected Parenting blog for Jennifer Kolari‘s read more »

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