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  • Abuse: What Kids Need to Know

    Child abuse is never OK. Find out more in this article for kids.

  • Dealing With Bullies

    No one likes a bully. Find out how to handle them in this article for kids.

  • Feeling Good About Your Body

    Do you wish you could change something about your body? It’s normal to think about it sometimes. Here are tips for kids on feeling good about your body.

  • Five Steps for Fighting Stress

    Everybody gets stressed from time to time. This article for kids has some tips for you to try the next time you're stressed.

  • Going to a Therapist

    What's it like to go to a psychologist, psychiatrist, or therapist? Find out in this article for kids.

  • How to Handle Peer Pressure

    Did you ever feel like another kid was trying to get you to do something you didn't want to do? If so, you've felt peer pressure. Find out more in this article for kids.

  • Kids With Special Needs

    Lots of kids have special needs. Find out more in this article for kids.

  • Nightmares

    Nightmares may be upsetting, but they are not "real" and can't harm you. Almost everyone gets them once in awhile - adults and kids. Read our article on nightmares to find out more.

  • OCD (Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder)

    OCD causes kids to have stressful worry thoughts and worry habits. Therapy helps kids get over these stressful thoughts and habits. Kids who have worries and fears should let a parent know so they can help.

  • Phobias

    A phobia is strong fear of something. Find out more in this article for kids.

  • Self-Esteem

    You need self-esteem, but it doesn't always come naturally. Find out what it means to feel good about yourself.

  • Stress

    Stress happens when you are worried or uncomfortable about something. You may feel angry, frustrated, scared, or afraid. Our article for kids will help you manage stress.

  • Stuttering and Speech Problems

    Do you or does someone you know ever have a hard time getting words out? Get the whole story on stuttering and other speech problems in this article for kids.

  • Taking Charge of Anger

    Did you know that anger isn't all bad? Find out more in this article for kids.

  • Therapy for ADHD

    Therapy is part of the treatment for most kids who have ADHD. This article is for kids who want to find out how therapy helps children with ADHD.

  • Train Your Temper

    Everyone gets angry sometimes. Does your temper ever get out of control? Find out how to put a leash on it.

  • Video: Welcome Home Yoga

    You're home from a long day at school. Unwind with Welcome Home Yoga.

  • What Should I Do if My Family Fights?

    It's normal for family members to disagree once in a while. Learn how keep your cool during an argument.

  • What to Do When You Feel Sad

    Everyone is sad once in a while. But depression is a sadness that goes on too long and hurts too much. Find out more in this article for kids.

  • What to Say: Answers for Kids With Autism

    Knowing what to say comes naturally for some kids, but others need some help. Learn how to start a conversation, keep it going, and more.

  • When Somebody Dies

    It's difficult, even for grownups, to understand why death must happen. It may be the hardest thing of all to understand. We'll try to help you understand a little bit more in this article for kids.

  • Be a Green Kid

    You might wonder how you can help protect the Earth. Find out in this article for kids.

  • Living With Grandparents

    Did you know that millions of kids live with their grandparents? Find out more in this article for kids.

  • Running Away

    Have you ever thought of running away? It can be a dangerous decision. Find out more in this article for kids.

  • Saying You're Sorry

    Let's face it - it's not always easy to get along with sisters, brothers, parents, and friends. Kids aren't perfect, and they sometimes do things that get them into trouble. Saying "I'm sorry" can help.

  • Talking to Your Parents

    Sometimes you really need to talk with mom or dad. But it's not always easy. Here are tips on how to have a good talk.

  • What Should I Do if My Family Fights?

    It's normal for family members to disagree once in a while. Learn how keep your cool during an argument.

  • When It's Just You After School

    Are you home alone after school? If so, find out how to stay safe and keep busy until mom or dad comes home.

  • When Your Parents Fight

    It's normal for parents to disagree and argue sometimes. But when parents fight, it can make kids feel upset. The good news is that usually families can work together to solve problems.

  • Getting Homework Help

    Homework, homework, homework. How do you get it done? Get some tips in this article for kids.

  • Going Back to School

    There's a lot of "new" in the first day of school. New teachers, new friends, new shoes, new notebooks, and sometimes, a new school. Find out more about going back to school in this article for kids.

  • How Cliques Make Kids Feel Left Out

    A clique is a group of kids who hang out together. It's kind of like a club. The trouble is, the leaders of a clique won't let everyone join. Find out how to handle cliques in this article for kids.

  • How to Tell When Someone Is Nice: Answers for Kids With Autism

    Choose friends who are nice to you. Here's how to tell if someone is nice, or is being mean.

  • Moving to Middle School

    You're moving on up - to middle school. But what will it be like?

  • Organize, Focus, Get It Done

    Being organized and focused seems easy for some kids. But for others, like kids with ADHD, it's not easy at all. This article for kids has tips to help you stay in control.

  • Organize, Focus, Get It Done Quiz

    How good are you at getting things done? Find out by taking this quiz.

  • School Counselors

    School counselors know how to listen and can help kids with life's challenges.

  • Six Steps to Smarter Studying

    You know you need to study, but what are the tricks that super students know? Find out in this article for kids.

  • Test Anxiety

    Some people get nervous and worried when they take tests, even if they studied. If that's you, read this article to find out how to stay cool at school when it's time to take a test.

  • What Is Plagiarism?

    Plagiarism is a form of cheating because it's stealing another person's ideas. But there's a right way to use Internet sources and other references when you're doing homework or a report. Find out more.

  • What to Do if You Don't Like School

    Everyone has a bad day at school once in a while, but some kids really don't like school. Read this article for kids to find out more.

  • Be a Volunteer

    Volunteering gives you a great feeling because you know you're making a difference. Find out more in this article for kids.

  • Coping With Sad Feelings

    Feeling down? Got the blues? Everyone feels sad sometimes. Find out more in this article for kids.

  • Crushes

    Just as our bodies grow and mature, so do our feelings. Having a crush on someone is one sign that you're growing up. It can be fun - and sometimes disappointing.

  • Kids Talk About: Feeling Scared

    All kids feel scared once in a while. Find out what frightens them in this article for kids.

  • Kids With Special Needs

    Lots of kids have special needs. Find out more in this article for kids.

  • Nightmares

    Nightmares may be upsetting, but they are not "real" and can't harm you. Almost everyone gets them once in awhile - adults and kids. Read our article on nightmares to find out more.

  • Shyness

    Lots of people are shy. Are you? Find out about shyness in this article for kids.

  • Talking About Your Feelings

    Noticing your feelings and saying how you feel can help you feel better. This article for kids has ideas on how to practice talking about feelings and emotions.

  • Thunderstorms

    Thunderstorms scare some kids. Find out how to tackle this fear and stay safe.

  • Video: Study Break Yoga

    Time to take a study break! Stretch out, unwind, and refresh so you can get back to your homework.

  • What to Do When You Feel Sad

    Everyone is sad once in a while. But depression is a sadness that goes on too long and hurts too much. Find out more in this article for kids.

  • Worry Less in 3 Steps

    Everyone worries, but would you like to worry less? Find out more in this article for kids.

  • Yoga for Lowering Stress

    Yoga uses calming breathing and feel-good stretches to relax you. Find out more and give it a try.

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