Authoritative parents raise the most well-adjusted kids. What does it take to become an authoritative parent?

infant, preschool, school age, teen, toddler, tween

October 14, 2021

Why does everybody talk about authoritative parenting?

Parenting is hard enough when everything is going well. But when your co-parent approaches parenting differently from you, it can create resentment and tension in your family life.

infant, preschool, school age, teen, toddler, tween

September 22, 2021

4 Steps to Get On The Same Page As Your Co-Parent

Learn how to build a good relationship with your child, even in the pandemic. Tips and tricks for setting aside quality time with your child.

preschool, school age, teen, toddler, tween

February 12, 2021

Tips for Building Quality Time in the Pandemic

The way parents communicate with their child can help them develop language skills. Learn how to talk with your child to promote language development.

infant, toddler

July 24, 2020

First Conversations with Your Child

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

Mama. Dada. Dog. Baba. Gama. Papa. Ball. More. Cat. Babies will usually utter their first words between 10 and 15 months of life. Although it takes nearly a year for a child to speak, infants spend this year preparing to utter their first words.

infant, toddler

January 31, 2020

First Words

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