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To read about Betsy’s parenting expertise, featured in daily newspapers such as The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, USA Today, U.S. News & World Report, as well as reviews of her award-winning book, Just Tell Me What To Say, click on the links below.

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Should Parents Expect Kids to Find Their Life’s Passion at a Young Age?

Chicago Tribune
Jul 18, 2012

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Your Kid’s Not Passionate? Don’t Get So Excited!

Chicago Tribune
Jul 18, 2012

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Allow Kids to Have Negative Emotions

The Richmond Times Dispatch
May 27, 2012

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Teaching Kids the Cold, Hard Truth About Lying

Chicago Tribune
Apr 18, 2012

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Rich Friend is Changing Daughter’s Wish List

Chicago Tribune
Mar 21, 2012

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Parenting New Year’s Resolutions

Chicago Tribune
Dec 27, 2011

You Can’t Always Get What You Want

The Record
Dec 25, 2011

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Equal Spending on Kids

Chicago Tribune
Dec 06, 2011

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Kids and Thanksgiving

Chicago Tribune
Nov 29, 2011

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Father’s Day Memories of Dad

Chicago Tribune
Nov 23, 2011

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Start New Holiday Traditions

Chicago Tribune
Nov 21, 2011

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Do You Scold Your Child When He Snubs Another Kid?

Chicago Tribune
Nov 01, 2011

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Kids Who Cut Their Own Hair: Why?!

Chicago Tribune
May 04, 2011

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Dealing With A Child Who is Mad at the Morning.

Chicago Tribune
Apr 19, 2011

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Is It Too Early To Talk About (Gulp) Sex?

Chicago Tribune
Apr 05, 2011

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Make a Plan For Shy Kids and Holiday Hellos.

The Chicago Tribune
Nov 23, 2010

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Spelling Out the Reasons That Cheating Doesn’t Pay

Chicago Tribune
Oct 05, 2010

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OK, So, Is thre A Better Way to Ask Kids to Follow Through.

Chicago Tribune
Jul 27, 2010

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When is it OK to Let Kids Be Quitters?

Los Angeles Times
Jun 11, 2010

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Upon A Time…Digging History Over Summer Vacation

The Chicago Tribune
Jun 05, 2010

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Should Kids Be Forced to Hug?

Chicago Tribune
Apr 15, 2010

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From the Mouths of Babes…

Chicago Tribune
Mar 11, 2010

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Disapprove of New Pal?

Chicago Tribune
Feb 20, 2010

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Is your preschooler developing a potty mouth?

The Daily Gazette
Aug 23, 2008

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Read it

StarTelegram.com
Jun 12, 2008

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LA Times Bestseller

Los Angeles Times
Apr 06, 2008

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Talking Straight to Tots

Palisadian Post
Mar 06, 2008

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‘Not Fair’? Child Can Learn Much From Parent’s Response

The Wall Street Journal
Jan 29, 2008