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How to Cope with Big Kid Sleep Issues
By Katie Hurley, LCSW

Joey was six years old when the sleep issues began. According to his mom, he was one of those babies who slept through the night by six months, napped clear through preschool, and always fell asleep easily. He was a pro sleeper. Two months into his kindergarten year, however, something changed. The little boy who […]

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Six Ways to Help Kids Tackle Test Anxiety
By Katie Hurley, LCSW

With the increase in tests and assessments at the elementary school level, more and more young children are experiencing symptoms of test anxiety. There are a few steps you can take to help your child tackle this problem before it becomes overwhelming.