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It’s that’s time of year (Thanksgiving), when many of us take a moment to focus on what we are grateful for. For as long as I can remember, it has been a tradition in my family that my mother goes around the Thanksgiving table and asks each of us (grow …

Children/Adolescents | Grit
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I had a choice this month, break my habit of writing a blog each month or share one of my favorite blogs from the past. I chose to keep my habit going and share a favorite blog. With 1 hour left in the month, here are some of my favorite things (10 of …

Children/Adolescents
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As many of you know, I am writing a book – The Grit Guide for Teens. The good news is that I just gave the book into the editor today (5 minutes ago). The bad news is that writing an original blog was impossible. However, as you all know, I am a big fa …

Children/Adolescents | Grit
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“It was great…, it was hard!” Katie Ledecky, age 6 I fell off the bike. It happened. My greatest fear had occurred. However, instead of being the disaster I had created in my head, it was freeing. But wait, let’s travel back a little earlier in the day …

Grit | Resilience | Wellness & Weight Loss
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Spoiler Alert- Parts of Finding Dory, the movie, will be revealed in this month’s blog. Although I don’t think Finding Dory is a “thriller” that can be spoiled (you all know there is a happy ending), you may not want to read this blog if you don’t want …

Children/Adolescents
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“So…be your name Buxbaum or Bixby or Bray or Mordecai Ali Van Allen O’Shea, you’re off to Great Places! Today is your day! Your mountain is waiting. So…get on your way!” Dr. Seuss, Oh, The Places You’ll Go! This year is very special for my family- …

Children/Adolescents | Grit | Resilience
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Great News! If you missed my “Got Grit? Got Growth? Got Greatness! Increasing Perseverance, Self-Control, and a Growth Mindset in Ourselves and Our Children” workshop that I gave at the Scarsdale library in March 2016, it is now available online on SPT …

Grit | Resilience
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I need to apologize. I was hit by March madness. If you know anything about me, you know it could not be the March Madness associated with college basketball. It was college basketball right? No, it is the other March Madness – the one that hits all ps …

Children/Adolescents
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This month I had the opportunity to participate in one of my favorite activities as a school psychologist: working with my fifth grade student leaders to turn-key important school wide messages to our younger students. Specifically, fifth grade student …

Children/Adolescents | Resilience
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I recently saw the movie, Star Wars: The Force Awakens. If you are in the 1 percent of people who haven’t seen the movie, I highly recommend you see it, and DON’T READ FURTHER because serious spoilers will be revealed in this blog. However, for those o …

Anxiety | Children/Adolescents | Parenting | Resilience | Wellness & Weight Loss
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Great News! If you missed my “It’s Not About Willpower Make It a Habit” workshop that I gave at the Scarsdale library on Jan 5th it is now available online on SPTV. If you want ways to improve the likelihood of sticking to your New Year’s Resolutions, …

Wellness & Weight Loss
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It’s that time again when people start thinking about New Year’s Resolutions. The real question is how can you make effective and long lasting resolutions? Often I see children and adults who desire change, but when faced with making this change, they …

Children/Adolescents | Parenting | Wellness & Weight Loss
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“Welcome the Burn”- Harry Otto, Fitness Instructor at Lifetime Athletic Health Club In my last blog, I discussed the challenges of being a “lighthouse parent”. To review, lighthouse parenting as described by Dr. Kenneth Ginsburg in his book, Raising Ki …

Anxiety | Children/Adolescents | Wellness & Weight Loss
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Great News! If you missed my Be a Beacon: Lighthouse Parenting for All – October’s Flash Webinar presented by EOT, it is now available on Expert Online Training’s website. http://www.expertonlinetraining.com/blog/be-a-beacon-lighthouse-parenting-for-al …

Anxiety | Children/Adolescents | Parenting
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Move Over Snowplow and Helicopter Parents, Lighthouse Parents Are Shining Through I recently read a terrific book by Dr. Kenneth Ginsburg entitled, Raising Kids to Thrive: Balancing Love with Expectations and Protection with Trust: The Lighthouse Paren …

Anxiety | Children/Adolescents
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It’s that’s time of year (Thanksgiving), when many of us take a moment to focus on what we are grateful for. For as long as I can remember, it has been a tradition in my family that my mother goes around the Thanksgiving table and asks each of us (grow …

Children/Adolescents | Grit
caren-baruch-feldman-about

I had a choice this month, break my habit of writing a blog each month or share one of my favorite blogs from the past. I chose to keep my habit going and share a favorite blog. With 1 hour left in the month, here are some of my favorite things (10 of …

Children/Adolescents
caren-baruch-feldman-about

As many of you know, I am writing a book – The Grit Guide for Teens. The good news is that I just gave the book into the editor today (5 minutes ago). The bad news is that writing an original blog was impossible. However, as you all know, I am a big fa …

Children/Adolescents | Grit
caren-baruch-feldman-about

“It was great…, it was hard!” Katie Ledecky, age 6 I fell off the bike. It happened. My greatest fear had occurred. However, instead of being the disaster I had created in my head, it was freeing. But wait, let’s travel back a little earlier in the day …

Grit | Resilience | Wellness & Weight Loss
caren-baruch-feldman-about

Spoiler Alert- Parts of Finding Dory, the movie, will be revealed in this month’s blog. Although I don’t think Finding Dory is a “thriller” that can be spoiled (you all know there is a happy ending), you may not want to read this blog if you don’t want …

Children/Adolescents
caren-baruch-feldman-about

“So…be your name Buxbaum or Bixby or Bray or Mordecai Ali Van Allen O’Shea, you’re off to Great Places! Today is your day! Your mountain is waiting. So…get on your way!” Dr. Seuss, Oh, The Places You’ll Go! This year is very special for my family- …

Children/Adolescents | Grit | Resilience
caren-baruch-feldman-about

Great News! If you missed my “Got Grit? Got Growth? Got Greatness! Increasing Perseverance, Self-Control, and a Growth Mindset in Ourselves and Our Children” workshop that I gave at the Scarsdale library in March 2016, it is now available online on SPT …

Grit | Resilience
caren-baruch-feldman-about

I need to apologize. I was hit by March madness. If you know anything about me, you know it could not be the March Madness associated with college basketball. It was college basketball right? No, it is the other March Madness – the one that hits all ps …

Children/Adolescents
caren-baruch-feldman-about

This month I had the opportunity to participate in one of my favorite activities as a school psychologist: working with my fifth grade student leaders to turn-key important school wide messages to our younger students. Specifically, fifth grade student …

Children/Adolescents | Resilience
caren-baruch-feldman-about

I recently saw the movie, Star Wars: The Force Awakens. If you are in the 1 percent of people who haven’t seen the movie, I highly recommend you see it, and DON’T READ FURTHER because serious spoilers will be revealed in this blog. However, for those o …

Anxiety | Children/Adolescents | Parenting | Resilience | Wellness & Weight Loss
caren-baruch-feldman-about

Great News! If you missed my “It’s Not About Willpower Make It a Habit” workshop that I gave at the Scarsdale library on Jan 5th it is now available online on SPTV. If you want ways to improve the likelihood of sticking to your New Year’s Resolutions, …

Wellness & Weight Loss
caren-baruch-feldman-about

It’s that time again when people start thinking about New Year’s Resolutions. The real question is how can you make effective and long lasting resolutions? Often I see children and adults who desire change, but when faced with making this change, they …

Children/Adolescents | Parenting | Wellness & Weight Loss
caren-baruch-feldman-about

“Welcome the Burn”- Harry Otto, Fitness Instructor at Lifetime Athletic Health Club In my last blog, I discussed the challenges of being a “lighthouse parent”. To review, lighthouse parenting as described by Dr. Kenneth Ginsburg in his book, Raising Ki …

Anxiety | Children/Adolescents | Wellness & Weight Loss
caren-baruch-feldman-about

Great News! If you missed my Be a Beacon: Lighthouse Parenting for All – October’s Flash Webinar presented by EOT, it is now available on Expert Online Training’s website. http://www.expertonlinetraining.com/blog/be-a-beacon-lighthouse-parenting-for-al …

Anxiety | Children/Adolescents | Parenting
caren-baruch-feldman-about

Move Over Snowplow and Helicopter Parents, Lighthouse Parents Are Shining Through I recently read a terrific book by Dr. Kenneth Ginsburg entitled, Raising Kids to Thrive: Balancing Love with Expectations and Protection with Trust: The Lighthouse Paren …

Anxiety | Children/Adolescents
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