Dr Sol Goldstein provides insights for navigating parenthood and creating strong, supportive, and healthy parent-child relationships. Each episode examines an important milestone or challenge in the development of this relationship.
How to understand the psychological meaning of ingesting or rejecting certain foods. Overindulging, abstinence from. The way to balance healthy life habits, versus temptation to act otherwise.
Living with Your Adolescent
An examination of what is involved in dealing with your child who, although dependant on you, is in need of, and seeking, emancipation. How to welcome, encourage this while maintaining proper standards of behaviour - on both sides.
Adolescence for Adolescents
Making sense of the little romantics and their actions by recognizing Freud's concept of Oedipus and Electra complexes. How to deal with your children and yourselves as adults in using this period to solidify the family in spite of what is taking place.
How to handle the child's first day at school. How to help make the learning through schooling process a favourable, stimulating, and exciting one.
Play, Toys, and Games
The necessity of, the learning through, play. Toys which stimulate. Psychological development through play.