Gerry's Kids

Training & Consultation in Early Childhood Positive Behavior Interventions & Supports


The following articles were published in the Eugene Register-Guard in the Parenting Now (formerly Birth to Three) column, providing support to parents of young children:

A good night’s sleep helps a child make connections (pdf)

Close the laptop and go outside (pdf)

For creative play, Tinkertoys trump technology (pdf)

Sometimes ‘take a break’ works better than ‘time out’ (pdf)

Saying ‘no’ not the only option (pdf)

Play is important work for young preschoolers (pdf)

In addition, here’s a Letter to the Editor I wrote regarding being a positive behavior support coach:

A different kind of coaching talent (pdf)
(scroll down to the last letter…)

Also, check out this article about The Safety First Curriculum in the November 2012 issue of Early Childhood Report.