What About Emotional Self-Regulation and Self-Soothing?

What About Emotional Self-Regulation and Self-Soothing?

Many parents have questions about emotional self-regulation and often ask me where self-soothing fits into Aware Parenting. Understanding what all this means is a crucial part of your child’s emotional health and your continued relationship throughout life. Isn’t all...

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Why Hysterical Crying Happens and When It’s Okay

Why Hysterical Crying Happens and When It’s Okay

It’s that point parents dread when your baby’s crying seems out of control… Aware Parenting provides a different perspective on what this is and how to help your baby. …Baby’s face may turn red or sweaty. You may feel you’re no longer able to calm him/her down. You...

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Isn’t All Crying Bad?

Isn’t All Crying Bad?

This is a common burning question I get from parents! Or if you're familiar with research related to "cry it out," you may be wondering how "crying in arms" is different. 'Cry it out,' (CIO) which refers to leaving a crying baby alone, separating in some way from...

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