Children communicate their needs through behavior…what is your child communicating?

January 30, 2017
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API Reads Monthly Top 5 for January

January 27, 2017
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“API Reads Monthly Top 5,” is a new series from the API Reads program, where Attachment Parenting International will post our top 5 quotes from a compilation of resources currently being reviewed by the team. Editor’s Note: Even though these quotes have stood out to the reviewers, the resource is still under review. Please use your […]

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What does your approach to discipline teach your child about conflict resolution?

January 25, 2017
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The payoff of nurturing parenting

January 24, 2017
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Attachment matters, but how exactly?

January 23, 2017
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Attachment parenting is often — to those unfamiliar with the term — viewed as simply a fad, but in truth, every parent is involved in a form of parenting that is associated with attachment, whether healthy or not. Read more about how insecure attachment affects us from childhood through adulthood, and how it may be […]

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API Leader Wisdom: How to respond to other parents punishing their children in public?

January 20, 2017
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Q: My family went to a restaurant the other night, and there was another family there with a toddler who was crying. The father roughly took the boy outside and came back a few minutes later. I assume the boy was punished in some way, as he was very upset and crying loudly that he […]

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Parenting with the brain in mind

January 18, 2017
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Through this webinar from PBS’s This Emotional Life — featuring Daniel J. Siegel, MD, of the Mindsight Institute, moderated by Kathryn Power, M.Ed, of SAMSHA — we learn how the quality of parent-child attachment impacts your child’s: Brain development Ability to form healthy relationships Resiliency throughout life. We also learn how the incredible importance that […]

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Weekly Reflection: Children become ready for intimacy through you

January 17, 2017
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This is the second post for our weekly series from API Reads called “Weekly Reflection,” which features a quote from one of the resources in the API Reads program. We invite you to reflect on the quote throughout the week, and we hope the quote will prove to be thought-provoking, encouraging, and inspiring. Enjoy! “When children are […]

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