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Parenting Center – Holidays and Family Rituals

December 1, 2021 As holidays approach, the demands on families increase dramatically. However, what children need from parents is time and attention, which may be in short supply this time of year. One way t...

Building a Foundation of Empathy to Foster Inclusion

Of all the goals that parents have for their children, a well-developed sense of empathy is high on the list.  Empathy is defined as the ability to emotionally understand what other people feel, see things fro...

Parenting Corner – Raising A Creative Child

May 1, 2021 Every day ways to encourage your child’s creativity New Orleans is nothing if not a city of tremendously creative people. (Just think: how many adults in other places spend so much time making cos...

Is it the COVID Blues or Depression?

March 1, 2021 How to tell if your child needs professional attention   Is your child whining more than usual about life being unfair? Are they unusually anxious about friendships? Or maybe they’re moping abou...

Wiggle Room – Childhood Vision Exams and Screenings

March 1, 2021 When it comes to a child’s health, vision is an aspect often overlooked by parents. Even though children get quick vision screenings in their pediatrician’s office during regular health check-u...

City Announces Modified Phase One

January 6, 2020 City Announces Modified Phase One as COVID-19 Cases and Hospitalizations Reach a Dangerous Rate in Orleans Parish Due to COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations reaching a statewide record high, t...

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