Essentials for Parenting Toddlers and Preschoolers

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Parenting Videos

Watch fun videos and “how-to’s” for specific positive parenting skills.

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Practice your positive parenting skills with interactive activities.

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Get expert advice and tips on common parenting challenges.

Parenting is hard work! But it can also be fun and rewarding. There are many things you can do to help build a safe, stable, and nurturing relationship with your child. This website will help you handle some common parenting challenges, so you can be a more confident parent and enjoy helping your child grow.

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A mother finds that her son does not follow her directions and figures out what is causing the problem. Watch this and other videos that show how to use the positive parenting skills.

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You send your child to time-out for hitting her sister. She keeps getting up and comes back with a toy. What would you do? Click here for this activity and other chances to practice the positive parenting skills.

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Page last reviewed: October 2, 2017