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Peter Pan was pioneering work of child psychology, claims new study

JM Barrie’s boy who never grew up shows the author understood key aspects of infant cognition decades ahead of academics, argues neuroscientist JM Barrie might be most famous for his classic story of a flying boy who never grows up, … Continue reading

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Sam the Sleepy Sheep: The best way to get children to go to sleep

A great new way to get children to go to sleep! Join Sam the Sleepy Sheep and friends in this charming, magical bedtime story, which is also a completely natural, safe and fun way to get children to go to … Continue reading

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The Rabbit Who Wants to Fall Asleep: Psychologist develops bedtime book to send children to sleep in minutes

“The tale gives suggestions to the child’s unconscious mind to sleep.” Read the article below to find out how this children’s book incorporates hypnotic techniques through a process of suggestions: Every parent of a young child will be familiar with … Continue reading

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Parent-Delivered CBT Reduces Kids’ Anxiety

“…According to the investigators, 5% to 10% of all children are affected by anxiety disorders; and these can increase the risk for later problems, including mood disorders and substance abuse.”We were keen to develop an intervention that could be delivered … Continue reading

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Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Can Help Stomach Pain in Kids

“In children with functional abdominal pain, cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) is as effective in reducing abdominal pain as intensive medical care (IMC) delivered by pediatricians or pediatric gastroenterologists (P > 0.05 for all endpoints)…Shelley M.C. van der Veek, PhD, from … Continue reading

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