How To Help A 2-year Old With Sleep Issues

My 2 year old child continues to wake up during the night crying, what can I do? MOLLY: This question came ...
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When Kids Prefer the Fun Parent In A Divorce

How Do I Compete When My Ex Is The “Fun” One? MOLLY: This question came from a reader in Michigan. She ...
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When You Don’t Like Your Kid’s Friend

Why do I dislike my daughter’s friend so much? MOLLY: This question came from Northern California and the reader elaborated by ...
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How Do I Teach My Child Not To Whine?

My daughter is 8 years old and when things don’t go her way she starts to whine and cry. MOLLY: This ...
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Building Sibling Relationships

My daughters are 5 and 7 and I really want them to be close friends but they bicker all the time. ...
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Is My Child Manipulating Me?

I feel like my child pushes the boundaries to get what he wants. Am I being manipulated? Dr. Susan Rutherford (MOM): That ...
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How to Stop My 6-Year Old Boy’s Aggressive Behavior?

My 6-year old will suddenly lash out and hit his mother or sister.  What can I do? MOLLY: This came from ...
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Helping Your Preschooler Cope with School Anxiety

We are so excited to introduce today’s guest questioner Brian Gresko, editor of the anthology When I First Held You: 22 Critically ...
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Potty-Training the Child Who Won’t Poop on the Potty

My Child is trained for peeing but will only poop in the diaper (not on the potty)! Dr. Susan Rutherford (MOM): ...
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Why You Should Raise an Independent Child

My Child is needy and doesn’t want to do anything for himself.  MOLLY: This came from a reader based in Wisconsin. ...
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