Peace At Home Parenting News and Blog Posts

Enjoy a variety of articles, news, and additional blog posts to help parents navigate a variety of parenting challenges.

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FREE Live Facebook Event: Positive Discipline, Peaceful Home (2-12 years old)

January 20, 2021

Positive Discipline, Peaceful Home (2-12 years old)- FREE Live Facebook Event Please join Ruth Freeman, LCSW, Cora Megan, MA and Aaron Weintraub, MS for this LIVE FACEBOOK EVENT on Tuesday, January 26, 2021 at 8pm EST At 8 PM, Tuesday, January 26 WATCH LIVE We suggest that you watch the following recorded classes to prepare …

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What Women See shared by Peace At Home Parenting Solutions

December 21, 2020

Recently I shared a photo on my Instagram story. This photo had popped up in my Time Hop from 8 years prior, and honestly, there is absolutely nothing remarkable about the photo itself. I remember when it was taken; I was getting ready for a work holiday party. Read full article >

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FB Live recording: Teens in Turbulent Times

December 16, 2020

View our panel of Peace At Home experts: Amy Alamar, Ed. D., Bradford Wiles, PhD, Ruth Freeman, LCSW and Aaron Weintraub, MS speaking about Raising Teens in a Pandemic.

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Facebook LIVE: Depression and Anxiety in Children and Teens 7pm 12/30

December 16, 2020

Predictable days stabilize the lives of children and teens, but planning those days has been made more difficult for parents since the onset of the pandemic. Uncertainty, social isolation and parent distress all have on impact on the mental health of kids and teens. Join Peace At Home Parenting founder Ruth E. Freeman, LCSW and …

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Rewatch the FB Live Event – Meltdowns, Tantrums: Kids Simply Struggling to Behave

November 25, 2020

Watch our Facebook Live event when we talked about meltdowns, tantrums, and kids simply struggling to behave. JoAnn Robinson, PhD, Peace At Home early childhood expert, parent and grandmother and Ruth Freeman, LCSW and Peace At Home Founder had a informational discussion on Emotional Meltdowns and Behavior Struggles in Young Children.

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Does My Child Need To Be In Therapy?

November 21, 2020

By Katherine Bergamo Maybe you are thinking about taking your child to see a therapist. Or maybe you are just wondering about whether your child’s behavior is in the “normal” range. Maybe a teacher or childcare provider has expressed some concerns. In any case, you probably have questions, the main one being, “how can I …

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Fitness Doesn’t Have To Be Formal

November 6, 2020

For many of us parents, he daily to-do list is so long that some things are bound to go undone. The things that end up getting scratched from the list are often what we so desperately need for ourselves, for our own well-being. Talking to parents, especially those with young children at home, I find …

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Help Young Children Play on their Own

October 19, 2020

By Cora Megan, M.A.  and JoAnn Robinson, PhD    Many parents are asking, “How am I supposed to homeschool my child AND work from home? I am not a teacher!” This can feel overwhelming and impossible. You are not alone. It is important to start small and plan no more than one or two activities for …

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