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Thursday, September 15, 2016
THE EXPECTATION DILEMMA: An excerpt from LET THEM PLAY by Jerry Lynch
By Publicity Admin

How do expectations affect children’s participation and success in sports? What’s the difference between a good performance and a bad one? 

Why does the fun of playing disappear so quickly when games get competitive? 

In the following excerpt from his new book, Let Them Play: The Power & Joy of Mindful Sports Parenting, author and sports psychologist Jerry Lynch suggests some very helpful expectations and goals for parents and coaches to have, so they can just let their kids play and enjoy the game they love.

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Tuesday, September 06, 2016
JERRY LYNCH, author of LET THEM PLAY, on how mindfulness can help parents & coaches better support their kids, who just want to play
By Publicity Admin
Kids play sports because they love playing and having fun with their friends, but it can be very stressful for parents, who often sacrifice their weekends and thousands of dollars for camps, traveling to away games, and employing special coaches. Many parents are afraid that their kids are going to fail — in sports, in school, and in life — and they start to measure their own self-worth by how “successful” their kids are. But when we can just let our kids play and have fun, they get exactly what they need, which is the best kind of success. Jerry Lynch, author of Let Them Play: The Power & Joy of Mindful Sports Parenting, shares some tips on how mindfulness can help parents and coaches better support their kids.



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Thursday, August 18, 2016
BACK TO SCHOOL: 7 STRATEGIES FOR STRESSING LESS AND FLOWING MORE by guest blogger Renée Trudeau, author of NURTURING THE SOUL OF YOUR FAMILY
By Publicity Admin

As the oldest of seven Montessori-educated children, Renée Trudeau has seen firsthand how parenting with a down-to-earth and empowered style can create harmony and flow in the stress and chaos of family life. 

Her book, Nurturing the Soul of Your Family, offers strategies for stressing less and flowing more, especially in the hectic first weeks of the school year.


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Thursday, August 06, 2015
THREE TIPS TO ASSIST PARENTS IN AN ELECTRONICS FAST FOR THEIR CHILDREN: An excerpt from RESET YOUR CHILD'S BRAIN by Dr. Victoria Dunckley
By Samy AbulEla
Increasing numbers of parents grapple with children who are acting out without obvious reason. Revved up and irritable, many of these children are diagnosed with ADHD, bipolar illness, autism, or other disorders but don't respond well to treatment. Integrative child psychiatrist Dr. Victoria Dunckley has delved into this issue, and discovered that everyday use of interactive screen devices such as computers, video games, smartphones, and tablets can easily overstimulate a child's nervous system, triggering a variety of stubborn symptoms. Her new book Reset Your Child’s Brain explores a four-week program she had pioneered to treat what she calls Electronic Screen Syndrome, and produce a life-changing shift in brain function that help get children back on track, all without cost or medication.

We hope you’ll enjoy this short excerpt from Reset Your Child’s Brain: A Four-Week Plan to End Meltdowns, Raise Grades, and Boost Social Skills by Reversing the Effects of Electronic Screen-Time.






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Monday, July 27, 2015
Dr. Victoria Dunckley, author of RESET YOUR CHILD'S BRAIN, reveals the SHOCKING EFFECTS TOO MUCH SCREEN TIME CAN HAVE ON KIDS
By Samy AbulEla
We hope you'll enjoy this short video in which Victoria L Dunckley, MD, author of RESET YOUR CHILD'S BRAIN, talks about the negative effects when kids spend too much time on electronic devices, and offers advice on what to do about it. We also invite you to subscribe to New World Library's YouTube Channel for immediate access to the latest author interviews, book trailers, and more.

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Thursday, April 09, 2015
FIVE TIPS FOR PARENTING WITH PRESENCE by guest blogger Susan Stiffelman, author of PARENTING WITH PRESENCE, an Eckhart Tolle Edition
By Samy AbulEla

In Parenting with Presence, marriage and family therapist Susan Stiffelman offers proven, practical strategies to help parents navigate the ups and downs of real-life child rearing with greater consciousness, while learning to subdue the triggers that make them lose (or temporarily misplace) their equanimity. Susan’s book is the inaugural title in our new Eckhart Tolle Editions imprint, which features books hand-selected for publication by the bestselling author of The Power of Now.





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