Support Migdal Ohr by purchasing letters in the Torah Scroll that will be written in honor of Rabbi Grossman’s 70th Birthday.
Posted on: July 25th, 2014
The real solution to bullying is to empower the bullied child.
Time outs increases compliance and positive behavior far more than other forms of discipline
Interestingly, sometimes people who have a very high self-awareness may experience intense reactions to circumstances that others might respond to more mildly.
Posted on: July 18th, 2014
The Joys of Yiddish, Leo Rosten defines a mentch as “someone to admire and emulate, someone of noble character.”
Certainly today’s communication via e-mail, Facebook, Twitter and the like, including the ubiquitous Whatsapp, has reduced the need to talk with people and communicate at length.
My teachers like me and they tell my parents that I am a great girl with good middos.
Posted on: July 11th, 2014
In reality, Baruch is one of many children who can be described as twice-exceptional. He is both gifted and struggling with a learning disability.
Some yeshivish couples do not believe in going out with other couples, but that does not mean that the women cannot have social lives.
Posted on: July 4th, 2014
Explosive children or those with ODD are easily frustrated, demanding and inflexible.
In my experience, modern schools tend to be more open-minded toward other flavors of Judaism.
Posted on: June 27th, 2014
I was called to the principal's office and shown a picture my daughter had drawn.
We define stress as the feeling we get when there is too much to do and too little time to do it in.
Have you noticed that your child is doing something radically different from his cousins (even if they go to a school a block away from each other)?
Posted on: June 20th, 2014
"Where was this guy when I was dating?"
Since I did not know much about divorce in those years, I just assumed that this was the "norm." I learned later on how exceptional this family really was.
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