Bullying can have lasting and concerning effects on a child’s mental health and academic success. But there are steps you can take to prevent bullying.

school age, teen, tween

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What determines which kids climb the ladder of popularity?

school age, teen, tween

July 10, 2020


In the first few years of life, developing friendships is critical. Learn what you can do to help your child develop healthy, lifelong friendships.

preschool, school age, toddler

February 7, 2020

First Friendships

Hi, I'm Dr. Kate

I am an award-winning scientist, educator, author, and a mom. I help parents accomplish their goals for themselves and their families.


Developmental Psychologist and a Certified Family Life Educator