A recent study suggests that kids are influenced by the stories they read and the interactions they witness.
It's easy to lose sight of what matters most. Our guest finds a way to reconnect with her values during stressful times.
Parents can take steps to help prevent bullying and to intervene when it happens.
Young kids naturally hold a grudge, but they need to learn to engage in grateful reciprocity.
Modern "rites of passage" can help teens prepare for an uncertain future.
Focusing on our children's strengths helps counter the message that there is something wrong or lacking in them.
This month, think about forgiveness and find silver linings.
A new book argues that we are hurting boys by not helping them value their emotions and their social connections.
Parents can encourage their kids to practice kindness and caring toward themselves and others
A Q&A with researcher Marc Brackett about how to cultivate emotional intelligence in ourselves and our kids.
Do you fixate on what's going wrong in your life? Poet and "recovering pessimist" Maggie Smith practices looking on the bright side.
A new study finds that kids who paint, draw, play music, or read more often feel better about themselves.