Something you don’t want your kid to miss! Emotional Intelligence, EQ, is a term coined by Daniel Golman in 1995. EQ encompasses: Self-awareness: the capacity to recognize and understand personal emotions and how they affect those around us. Self-regulation: the ability to control one’s own impulses and moods. Empathy: sensitivity to and understanding of the…

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As counter-intuitive as it may seem, praise is not always a good thing. In fact, one study suggests, that too much praise can contribute to kids becoming narcissists.  I am not going to discuss that study; however, if what this post reveals is not convincing, you might want to read it.  (Brad Bushman, Ohio State…

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