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Parenting Articles from Children's Hospital Colorado Experts

Back-to-School Checklist for Parents and Families

The start of a new school year can be a challenging time for kids and families. But with a little preparation and the right attitude, shifting from summer back to school doesn’t have to be overly stressful. Read our tips.

How to Help Kids Stress Less

Everyone gets stressed. It’s a part of life. Get advice from our child psychologists on how kids can learn to identify stress and move through it with grace.

Homeschooling, Hybrid Learning and Finding Balance During the Pandemic

The pandemic has changed our daily lives in many ways. Read our expert tips for families on how to support children and teens while learning from home.

Bullying 101 and Prevention Tips

We know how hard it is to find out your child is being bullied. That’s why our pediatric psychologist is sharing bullying tips for parents, as well as what to do if your child is being cyberbullied.

How to Handle School Refusal

School refusal is common, but it can be hard for parents to navigate this territory. Our child psychologists shed light on school refusal behavior — and offer tips on motivating kids to go to school.

Worried About Your Child's Perfectionism?

Children and teens might experience anxiety and depression because they feel like they have to be perfect all the time. We help parents understand when they need to be concerned.

Keeping Back-to-School Asthma Under Control

Help your child manage their asthma as the new school year begins.

Parent Toolkit: Managing Your Child's Medical Illness at School

Kids with medical conditions may have difficulty managing their medical needs while going to school. Experts from Children's Hospital Colorado offer tips for parents and school personnel to identify concerns and provide support.

Healthy School Lunches

Looking for lunch ideas for your young athlete? Check out these healthy ideas from a clinical nutritionist at Children's Hospital Colorado.

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