Month: September,2018
Advice Behavior Problems Child Development Limit Setting Parental Stress Parenting Tools Peer Relationships

Social skills are not just for making friends

Social skills are not just for making friends

Social skills are an ‘all purpose’ learning tool for everything we do in life.  I believe that teaching our children to become adaptive social beings, is at the heart of why we parent in the first place. The first reason is that as humans our very survival depends on our relationships with other people. Secondly, all…... READ MORE

Advice Behavior Problems Child Development Chores for children Motivating Kids Parenting Tools

Chores are good for children, even if they’re a pain in the neck for you to have to remind them to do

Chores are good for children, even if they’re a pain in the neck for you to have to remind them to do

I realize the issue of chores for children is controversial. Some parents are in favor and some parents believe kids have more important things to do, such as homework and extracurricular activities. I favor childhood chores because a growing body of research indicates just how beneficial they are for children. These benefits are exactly what Reflective…... READ MORE

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As a psychiatrist and psychoanalyst, I have been in private practice for over 35 years, with a special interest in parents and couples.

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October 12, 2018
  • Using Psychoanalysis in Psychiatric Practice: Why? and How? RANGELL SOCIAL MEDICINE GRAND ROUNDS October 12, 2018 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm UCLA CHS 28-221.
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