If you are looking for some great resources for questions you have about child development or parenting, you have come to the right place. These online resources are high-quality evidence-based information that can be a good place to start if you have questions.
Keep in mind, I cannot diagnose or otherwise treat anyone. The topics on my blog are for informational/educational purposes only. Please consult your pediatrician or find a therapist near you if you have mental health or health concerns about your child.
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Resources for Child Development and Parenting
Evidence-Based information on Breastfeeding: http://kellymom.com/
Evidence-based information on Child Development: http://www.child-encyclopedia.com/
Harvard’s Center on the Developing Child: http://developingchild.harvard.edu/resources/
PBS Parents Child Development Advice: http://www.pbs.org/parents/child-development/
Science-Based Information for Parents: http://www.zerotothree.org/
Comprehensive list of Parent Resources: https://www.childdevelopmentresources.org/
U of Michigan page for Parents and Families: http://www.med.umich.edu/yourchild/
Resources for Child Health
First signs of Developmental Delays: http://www.firstsigns.org/
American Academy of Pediatricians resource page for parents: http://www.healthychildren.org
American Psychological Association’s Guide for Parents: http://www.apa.org/pi/families/resources/parents-caregivers.aspx
A Parent‘s Guide to First Aid: https://www.acls.net/a-
Resources for Emotions and Emotion Regulation
Emotion and Social Coping Skills for Kids: http://copingskillsforkids.com/
Child Temperament from U. of Maryland: http://www.child-encyclopedia.com/sites/default/files/docs/coups-oeil/eyes-on-temperament.pdf
Center on the Developing Child Harvard: http://developingchild.harvard.edu/science/key-concepts/executive-function/
Mindfulness Dr. Amy Saltzman: http://www.stillquietplace.com/
Happiness, Empathy, Compassion: http://greatergood.berkeley.edu/family_couples