Hey, I’m Amina Diab. I strive to help families build a stronger parent-child relationship based on the foundations of respect, trust and love. As a child psychologist, parent educator and coach, I believe in providing an interdisciplinary approach to inspire, inform and give clarity to care-givers. I advocate gentle guidance and positive discipline parenting to help raise competent, responsible and self-reliant children. Parenting is one of the most rewarding experiences anyone can encounter and yet, entails several challenges. Doubt, confusion and uncertainty about your decisions regarding the welfare of your child are all very common thoughts we get as parents. Let’s make your parenting journey a little easier!
مع إقتراب حلول شهر رمضان، يسعتد معظمكم الآن للإحتفال بالشهر الكريم. ومن اهم الإستعدادات ان يكون لديكم قائمة أعمال لأطفالكم لكي يشتركوا معكم في إحتفاليات وروحانيات هذا الشهر، إشراكهم فيما نقوم بعمله قد يعني أشياء كثيره، لكني هذا المقال أعني بأن يشتركوا في الإحتفالات والعادات الخاصة بهذا الشهر عن طيب خاطر (بمزاجهم يعني) وأن يشعروا … Continue reading ٧ وسائل لإشراك أطفالكم في شهر رمضان المبارك
Ramadan is just around the corner and while most of you are planning for the celebratory month one of the biggest preparations you should have on your to-do list is getting children involved in Ramadan. Involvement can mean a lot of things. For this article, I interpret involvement as including children willingly in the traditions … Continue reading 7 Ways to Involve your Kids This Ramadan
I admit. I fall in to this trap too often with my own. ‘Just one kiss please’ ‘Ok but I want a hug.’ How can’t we though? What are we modeling to our kids and what are its implications on their behavior in the future?
The way you choose to communicate, respond and attend to your child has a direct impact on their development. Parent responsiveness interactions are the process in which parents are positively present while meeting the child’s emotional, physical and psychological needs. Recent studies have suggested that rich parent responsiveness skills have a weighted influence on social and … Continue reading 3 Questions Every Parent Should Ask Before Loosing Their Temper