About Karen Crowe, MAFrom a clinical graduate degree program to play therapy with children who were abused and neglected to crisis intervention counseling to working with teenagers to developing programming for young children to finally (the most rewarding) raising my own three kids, my passion for understanding how to help children grow and thrive in an ever-changing world continues to grow. Pursuing knowledge and expertise in the world of human development since 1995 has given me incredible life experiences. I have been asked to share the knowledge and insight I have gained from these experiences on this platform. I hope it inspires, informs and comforts those who read it.
A child’s behavior can reveal a lot about how they’re feeling. Check out how you can help your child learn to understand and manage their emotions in healthy ways. Read more.
Each year when the weather warms most families flock to the water. In the excitement for summer fun, and amidst the planning for the day, sometimes we forget there are some precautions we also need to take. Here are some safety recommendations from the Red Cross. Read more.
There is a new commercial for a cleaning product that has me concerned. The product is a spray that allows you to disinfect your clothes after being out in public. The catchphrase of the commercial is "just to be sure." In it, a teenager is spraying everything and after each spray says, "just to be sure." Read more.