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9 Benefits of Martial Arts for Kids With Learning and Attention Issues

Posted: August 14, 2017

9 Benefits of Martial Arts for Kids With Learning and Attention Issues

By Peg Rosen

 

At a Glance Martial arts are self-defense practices, like karate, judo and tae kwon do. They focus on individual progress and can be a good alternative to team sports. Martial arts aren’t a “treatment” for learning and attention issues, but they can help with self-esteem, coordination and executive functioning.

Exerc


SCHOOL PEER PRESSURE and CLIQUES - HOW CAN PARENTS HELP

Posted: August 01, 2017

School, Peer Pressure and Cliques - How parents can help

 

As kids navigate friendships and cliques, there's plenty parents can do to offer support. If your child seems upset, or suddenly spends time alone when usually very social, ask about it.

Here are some tips:

Talk about your own experiences. Share your own experiences of school — cliques have been around for a long time!

Help put rejection in perspective. Remind your child of


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