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CHKD Blog

Birth & Beyond Parenting

Hispanic father talking to his teenage son. Posted By: Jeane N. Liburd, MA, CCLS
Thursday, June 9, 2022

Mass Shootings: Seeing Eyes, Listening Ears

In this blog, Jeané Liburd discusses her daughter's reaction to the recent school shooting and shares resources for talking to kids about traumatic events. Read full post>>

A close-up of cheerful little girl with Down syndrome Posted By: Craniofacial Parent Advisory Council, Joshua Lassiter
Monday, June 6, 2022

A Family Matter: Navigating Health Conditions

As uncle to a child with cleft lip and palate, Josh has often pondered how to navigate his nephew's diagnosis. Read his suggestions in this blog. Read full post>>

Happy dad reuniting with his children Posted By: Jabari Colon
Tuesday, May 31, 2022

Children and Divorce: Going The Distance

In this blog, Jabari Colon shares strategies to help parents going through divorce be the best parent they can be for the long haul. Read full post>>

Parents and children lying on rug and reading book in living room at hom Posted By: Jeane N. Liburd, MA, CCLS
Tuesday, May 24, 2022

Mindful Parenting

Mindful parenting is the practice of presence rather than a state of being. In this blog, Jeané Liburd shares how being present positively impacts children. Read full post>>

Two kids bored and sitting on the couch Posted By: Michele Tryon, CCLS
Tuesday, May 17, 2022

Parenting Tips: Managing Your Child's Boredom

Children can learn wonderful life skills from handling boredom. Help your child understand and manage their boredom with these tips. Read full post>>

Two boys helping mom prepare a smoothie at home Posted By: Craniofacial Parent Advisory Council, Joanna Knight
Tuesday, May 3, 2022

How-To: Soft Food Diet for Kids

How do you prepare your child to adopt a liquid or soft food diet when recovering from oral surgery? CHKD parent Joanna Knight shares her tips. Read full post>>