Category Archives: Parenting

Explaining behavior therapy to children and teens

Behavior therapy refers to a modality of psychotherapy designed to help parents develop effective strategies for managing their child’s behaviors. Behavior therapy also teaches children healthy ways of managing their … Full Entry »

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Preparing to stay at the Texas Children’s Epilepsy Monitoring Unit

Every day many patients and families enter Texas Children’s Hospital from a variety of cultural backgrounds, geographical locations and unique healthcare experiences. To best meet the unique needs of a diverse patient population, … Full Entry »

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Top 5 fever myths and facts

For many parents, fever is one of the most concerning and alarming symptoms a child can have. There are many scary fever myths out there – and it’s time to … Full Entry »

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Preparing your child for daylight saving time changes

Daylight saving time (DST) is when we set our clocks ahead by one hour during the summer months so evening sunlight lasts longer. This is typically implemented in the spring … Full Entry »

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Domestic Violence Awareness Month

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month; as a children’s hospital you might be wondering why it matters so much to us. Texas Children’s mission is to create a healthier future … Full Entry »

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