Sara is Parents Canada Magazine's Behaviour Expert. Watch for her monthly Help Me Sara advice column.
Article in Parents Canada about the pros and cons of disciplining other people’s kids.Read When someone else’s kids are acting up, do you step in to discipline?
Article in Parents Canada about the power of play time and how it is a key way to connect to your children.Read How to make the most out of play time
Article in Parents Canada about screening screen time – beginning with our own. How too much screen time may cause us to miss out on learning from each other.Read Why screen time needs to be screened
Article in Parents Canada about potty/toilet training: how to know when the time is right.Read What to do when your little one is slow to potty-train
From Paris to La Loche, Sara writes about how talking to kids about traumatic events requires a sensitive touchRead How to talk to your kids about traumatic events
Sara writes about how to get a handle on holiday stressRead How to get a handle on holiday stress
Sara offers advice on how to communicate effectively with your child’s teacher and how to develop a healthy relationship that will benefit your childRead How to communicate with your child’s teacher
Sara offers advice on how to deal with children who appear to have a difficult time hearing noRead How to help your kids take no for an answer