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May 01, 2018

Dr. Kirk: Who's Watching Who?

A recent study found that a child as young as 8 can learn to perform a complicated maneuver such as learning a walking route, after walking the route just one time....more»
April 01, 2018
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Dr. Kirk: Just Say "NO"

A mother was picking up her son’s toys and claiming, “I will be throwing all these toys out in the trash....more»
March 01, 2018
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Dr. Kirk: Ethics & Work

Brandon stands in the kitchen and informs his mother that he does not want to clean his room, “Why should I,” he asks....more»
February 01, 2018
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Dr. Kirk: Displays of Love

A child approaches her mother and asks, "Mommy, can I get a drink?" The mother, while continuing to look at her phone, says, "Yeah, sure honey, get yourself a drink....more»
January 01, 2018
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Dr. Kirk: Parenting in the New Year

Creation. In the beginning, there was the parent and the child. What opportunities await you both – the thrill of the challenge and the excitement of success!
    How often do parents seriously think about the relationship they have with their child? What it is, and where it is headed? What is being created with their child? What should I do differently?
    The sooner you begin to analyze what is occurring in the parent-child relationship, the sooner you may be able to adjust your parenting style to be a more successful parent in the coming year.
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December 01, 2017
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Dr. Kirk's Advice: The Benefits of Multigenerational Relationships

For a very long time in most cultures, intergenerational learning has been the informal vehicle within families for the transfer of family knowledge, skills, competencies and values between generations, and has occurred as long a people have gathered together....more»
November 01, 2017
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Dr. Kirk's Advice: Could YOU be an Inspiration?

The older woman gently guides the young reader through her recent essay, suggesting that she re-read “this particular paragraph....more»
October 01, 2017
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Dr. Kirk: Conscious Parenting

Mother stomps into the house, fretting over how much she recently paid for medicine at Costco....more»
September 01, 2017
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Dr. Kirk: Whose Homework IS it?

Tommy is puttering around the kitchen and his mother reminds him that he should get started on that homework....more»
August 01, 2017
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Dr. Kirk's Advice: The Chicks Come Home to Roost

Brother, age 12, has decided that he would put off doing his assigned chores of house cleaning to play his football video game....more»
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