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HELP PREVENT SUICIDE BY REMEMBERING THIS

A person at risk of suicidal behavior will often show warning signs. Learning about, understanding, and recognizing these warning signs is one thing everyone can do to help prevent suicide. The American Association of Suicidology created the “IS PATH WARM” mnemonic to...

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WHEN SOMEONE THREATENS SUICIDE

A suicide threat is a clear indication that something is gravely wrong in a person’s life. It should not be dismissed or treated lightly. You can be helpful to an individual exhibiting suicidal tendencies by: being direct - talking openly and matter-of-factly about...

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7 WAYS TO SHOW YOUR CHILD THEY BELONG TO THE FAMILY

We all have a desire to belong and to feel valued especially by those whom we love. When we include our children they feel valued, important, needed and most importantly loved. Check out this infographic for 7 ways you can show your child they belong. Why is it so...

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LEADERSHIP QUALITIES PARENTS NEED

  Like successful leadership, successful parenting is all about growing and inspiring others. To develop positive family relationships and build children’s self-esteem, parents need leadership qualities. Good parent leaders: 1. have integrity and honesty. 2. establish...

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HELPING YOUR KIDS THOUGH DIVORCE

Divorce isn’t easy for anyone involved. But for children, parental breakups can be particularly tough. Help your child through this transition with these tips: Develop a vision of positive co-parenting. This vision should include a predictable time-sharing schedule...

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8 WAYS TO SHOW YOUR CHILD THEY ARE LOVED

Every parent is unique in how they show love to their children.View this infographic to learn about eight ways you can show your child they are loved: There are little things you can do every day to show your child they are loved. Smiling at your child every morning...

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EMOTIONAL AND BEHAVIORAL CHANGES IN YOUR CHILD

As parents, we are concerned with the well-being of our children at home, in school and in the community. Every child is unique and may experience development differently than their peers and siblings. Awareness of unexpected changes in your child’s behavior is one of...

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TAKING YOUR CHILD TO COUNSELING

Counseling can help your child cope with issues such as family conflict, school problems, grief, divorce and bullying. Family Houston provides both individual and family counseling that focuses on strengths, problem solving and goal setting. WHAT TO EXPECT At Family...

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