Foster Children And Mental Illness

http://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/www.garycrow.net/audio/FosterChildrenAndMentalIllness.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSMental illness is many things. Like physical illness, mental illness can affect anyone and has many forms. The first important point to see is that mental illness is not just one illness but is many illnesses. It will help […]

Foster Children And Suicide

http://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/www.garycrow.net/audio/FosterChildrenAndSuicide.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSSometimes children get so confused about what is going on in their lives and so down on themselves that they can hardly stand it. They may feel like running away or just giving up on themselves. These are awful […]

Foster Children And Serious Behavior Issues

http://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/garycrow.net/audio/FosterChildrenAndSeriousBehaviorIssues.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSS The signs here are serious. Each one means the child needs professional help. As his foster parent, you will be asked to join him in his treatment. It is important for him for you to cooperate. Also, you […]

Foster Children And Problems Getting Along With Others

http://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/www.garycrow.net/audio/FosterChildrenAndProblemsGettingAlongWithOthers.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSYour foster child’s fit with you is not the only relationship she has that needs your help. She has relationships with other people in your family and with children and adults at school. She needs to get along with […]

Foster Children And Learning Difficulties

http://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/www.garycrow.net/audio/FosterChildrenAndLearningDifficulties.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSLearning is not simple. There are three important areas you need to think about. First, your foster child’s abilities are where learning starts. Some children learn easier than others. However easily your foster child learns, he learns some things […]

Foster Children And Low Self-esteem

http://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/www.garycrow.net/audio/FosterChildrenAndLowSelf-Esteem.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSWhat is self-esteem? It is who children think they are. You can see it in how they treat themselves. It is there when they feel valued and important. It is missing when they feel unworthy or put themselves down. […]

Foster Children And stress

http://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/www.garycrow.net/audio/FosterChildrenAndStress.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSStress is usually not much of a problem for children. At times, a little stress is good for them and keeps them sharp. Young people can normally think things through and figure them out for themselves. They can usually […]

Want To Be A Foster Parent?

http://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/www.garycrow.net/audio/WantToBeAFosterParent.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSS Being a foster parent can be a delightful and satisfying adventure and will definitely be a difficult challenge that requires your full attention and patience. Even so and if your heart is truly into the adventure, it can […]

Just One Big Unhappy Family (Part 5)

http://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/www.garycrow.net/audio/JustOneBigUnhappyFamily(Part5).mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSSo far, you have developed a wide range of understanding and skills to assess families at risk. You have studied the behavior and attitudes of family members and have thought about stress, depression, value problems, and other personal issues. […]

Just One Big Unhappy Family (Part 4)

http://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/www.garycrow.net/audio/JustOneBigUnhappyFamily(Part4).mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSThis episode of Audio Tidbits Podcast brings you Part 4 of Just One Big Unhappy Family. If you combine this episode with the first three, you will have all of the tools you need to assess your family’s level […]

Just One Big Unhappy Family (Part 3)

http://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/www.garycrow.net/audio/JustOneBigUnhappyFamily(Part3).mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSIn Part 3 of Just One Big Unhappy Family, the discussion shifts to how to recognize when things are happening in your family that foretell problems and increased risk. You learn to assess individual, marriage and parenting risk and […]

Just One Big Unhappy Family (Part 2)

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Just One Big Unhappy Family

http://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/www.garycrow.net/audio/JustOneBigUnhappyFamily.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSIf what you see is one big happy family, there may be many reasons and explanations, not that any of these are necessary. Happy is normally its own accounting. If what you see is one big unhappy family, there […]

On Comes Family Violence

http://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/www.garycrow.net/audio/OnComesFamilyViolence.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSIt started with a temper tantrum. It didn’t amount to much. He was only 3 and the truth of the matter is that it was kind of cute. Then he was 15 and it was actually out of hand, […]

Starving Children … On Purpose

http://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/www.garycrow.net/audio/StarvingChildren-OnPurpose.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSFirst, dieting is never a good idea for your child under twelve or thirteen, unless directly supervised by a physician. Even a day or so of eating little to nothing is dangerous for pre- adolescent children. While your child’s […]