/drpaulholinger

About drpaulholinger

This author has not yet filled in any details.
So far drpaulholinger has created 47 blog entries.

A Conversation About Underage Drinking—Ideas From a Teenager

This November, I went to a gaming convention in California where I met long distance friends, drank, and got properly [...]

From the Spouse of a Person Who Suffers with Depression

The following is a heartfelt and inciteful letter written by a husband whose wife suffers from depression.  I've [...]

Loveys, Stuffed Animals, and Pets

As you well know, children often have a teddy bear or some other fluffy animal or lovey to which they [...]

Kids and Tech: When and How

by Amelia Watkins In the last decade or so, media itself has become obsessed with the condemnation of technology [...]

The Curious Human

Interest, or curiosity, appears to be one of the nine or so feelings—or responses to stimuli—with which we are born. [...]

Slovenia prohibits corporal punishment in the home

Bravo! We just received this wonderful news via Joan Durrant and the Global Information Network. On 25 October [...]

A Step-Child’s Guide to Step-Parenting

I first met my step-father when I was five, and my brothers were eleven and thirteen. He was not my [...]

Manager or Assistant: The Parent-Child Dynamic

Every teen has grand ideas about parenting. Despite the majority never having been responsible for little more than a houseplant, [...]

Q & A | How to talk to children about violent news events

Question: I wondered if you know of anything written about how to talk with children about events like the Orlando [...]

Paraguay prohibits all corporal punishment of children!

On 17 August 2016, the Paraguayan National Congress approved the Law on Promotion of Good Treatment, Positive Parenting and Protection [...]