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Parenting can be tough! It’s okay to ask for help. SCAN and the Allies in Prevention Coalition are proud to support parents here in Northern Virginia by providing the tips, resources and support that can help you improve your positive parenting skills.

Advocating for your Child in School

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> Fact Sheet in English
> Fact Sheet in Spanish
> Listen to the Parenting Today radio show on Advocating for your Child in School

Aging Out Of Foster Care

> Listen to the Parenting Today radio show on Aging Out of Foster Care

Anger Management

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> Fact Sheet in English
> Fact Sheet in Spanish
> Listen to the Parenting Today radio show on Anger Management

Attachment & Bonding

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> Fact Sheet in English
> Fact Sheet in Spanish
> Listen to the Parenting Today radio show on Attachment & Bonding

Balancing Parenthood and Work

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> Listen to the Parenting Today radio show on Balancing Parenthood & Work

Building Children’s Brains/Brain Development

> Fact Sheet in English

Building Resiliency in Children

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> Fact Sheet (English & Spanish)
> Listen to the Parenting Today radio show on Building Resiliency/Kids Need Connections

Bullying

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> Listen to the Parenting Today radio show on Bullying

Child Abuse in Northern Virginia

> Child Abuse in NOVA Fact Sheet (English)

Child Behavior: What does it mean?

> Fact Sheet in English
> Fact Sheet in Spanish
> Listen to the Parenting Today radio show on Behavior

Child Sexual Abuse

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> Fact Sheet in English
> Fact Sheet in Spanish
> Listen to the Parenting Today radio show on Preventing Child Sexual Abuse

Childcare

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Childhood Obesity, Nutrition & Physical Activity

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> Fact Sheet in English
> Fact Sheet in Spanish
> Listen to the Parenting Today radio show on Childhood Nutrition

Children and Cultural Sensitivity

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> Fact Sheet in English
> Fact Sheet in Spanish

Children and Divorce

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> Fact Sheet in English
> Fact Sheet in Spanish

Conflict Resolution

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> Fact Sheet in English
> Fact Sheet in Spanish
> Listen to the Parenting Today radio show Conflict Resolution

Co-Parenting

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> Fact Sheet in English
> Listen to the Parenting Today radio show on Co-Parenting

Positive Discipline

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> Fact Sheet in English
> Fact Sheet in Spanish
> Listen to the Parenting Today radio show on Positive Discipline

Domestic Violence

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> Fact Sheet in English
> Fact Sheet in Spanish
> Listen to the Parenting Today radio show on Domestic Violence

Building Empathy in Children

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> Fact Sheet in English
> Fact Sheet in Spanish
Listen to the Parenting Today radio show on Building Empathy in Children

Faith-Based Prevention Efforts

> Listen to the Parenting Today radio show on Faith-Based Prevention

Family Stress

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> Fact Sheet in English
> Fact Sheet in Spanish

Focus on Fathers

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> Fact Sheet in English
> Fact Sheet in Spanish
> Listen to the Parenting Today radio show on Fatherhood

Foster Care

Listen to the Parenting Today radio show: Aging Out of Foster Care
Listen to the Parenting Today radio show: Children in Foster Care

Grandparents Raising Grandchildren

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> Fact Sheet in English
> Listen to the Parenting Today radio show on Grandparents as Parent

Healthy Relationships

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> Fact Sheet in English
> Fact Sheet in Spanish
> Listen to the Parenting Today radio show on Healthy Relationships

Helping Children Deal with Trauma

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> Fact Sheet in English and Spanish

Holiday Stress

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> Fact Sheet in English
> Fact Sheet in Spanish
> Listent to the Parenting Today radio show on Holiday Stress

Homelessness & Transience: How to Support Children and Families

> Fact Sheet in English
> Listen to the Parenting Today radio show on Supporting Children & Families Facing Homelessness

Importance of Routine

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> Fact Sheet in English
> Fact Sheet in Spanish
> Listen to the Parenting Today radio show on the Importance of Routine

Inappropriate Touching

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Internet Safety / Cyber Bullying

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> Fact Sheet in English
> Fact Sheet in Spanish
> Listen to the Parenting Today radio show on Cyber Bullying

Isolation

> Fact Sheet in English
> Fact Sheet in Spanish

Making Friends

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Mental Health

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> Fact Sheet in English
> Fact Sheet in Spanish
> Listen to the Parenting Today radio show on Mental Health

Monitoring Your Child

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> Fact Sheet in English
> Listen to the Parenting Today radio show on Monitoring Your Children

Oral Hygiene and Health for Children

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> Fact Sheet in English

Parenting Can Be Tough. Asking for Help Doesn’t Have to Be.

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> Fact Sheet in English
> Fact Sheet in Spanish

Parenting in the United States

> Fact Sheet in English
> Fact Sheet in Spanish

Parenting Styles

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Parents and Isolation

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> Fact Sheet in English
> Fact Sheet in Spanish

Parents as Primary Educators

> Fact Sheet in English
> Fact Sheet in Spanish

The Parent-Teacher Relationships

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Parents as Role Models

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> Fact Sheet in English
> Fact Sheet in Spanish

Positive Communication with Your Children

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> Fact Sheet in English
> Fact Sheet in Spanish
> Listen to the Parenting Today radio show on Positive Communication

Post Partum Depression

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> Listent to the Parenting Today radio show on Post Partum Depression

The Power of Play

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> Fact Sheet in English
> Fact Sheet in Spanish
> Listen to the Parenting Today radio show on Playing with Children

Preventing Child Abuse

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Protecting Children from Sexual Exploitation

> Listen to the Parenting Today radio show on Child Sexual Exploitation

Public Displays of Aggression

> Fact Sheet in English

Relationships & Children: Why Kids are Hard-Wired to Connect

> Fact Sheet in English

Family Reunification

> Fact Sheet in English
> Fact Sheet in Spanish

Safe Sleep for Your Baby

> Fact Sheet in English
> Fact Sheet in Spanish

Self Care for Parents

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> Fact Sheet in English
> Fact Sheet in Spanish
> Listen to the Parenting Today radio show on Self Care

Self Esteem

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Sex and Violence in the Media

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Sexting: What parents need to know

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> Fact Sheet in English
> Fact Sheet in Spanish

When Kids Question Their Sexuality

> Fact Sheet in English

Sibling Relationships & Rivalry

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> Fact Sheet in English
> Fact Sheet in Spanish
> Listen to the Parenting Today radio show on Sibling Rivalry

Single Parenting

> Fact Sheet in English

Social Development in Children

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> Fact Sheet in English
> Fact Sheet in Spanish
> Listen to the Parenting Today Radio Show on Social Development in Children

Soothing a Baby / Shaken Baby Syndrome Information

> Fact Sheet in English (PLUS “My Baby’s Crying Plan”)

Stress Management for Children and Adults

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> Fact Sheet in English
> Fact Sheet in Spanish
> Listen to the Parenting Today radio show on Stress Management

Summer Safety Tips

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> Fact Sheet in English
> Fact Sheet in Spanish
> Listen to the Parenting Today Radio Show on Summer Safety

Supervision Guidelines

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> Fact Sheet in English
> Fact Sheet in Spanish
> Listen to the Parent Today radio show on Supervision Guidelines

Support for Immigrant Parents

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> Fact Sheet in English
> Listen to the Parenting Today radio show on Immigrant Parents

Support for Military Families

> Listen to the Parenting Today radio show on Supporting Children & Parents in the Military

Support for Teen Parents

> Fact Sheet in English
> Listen to the Parenting Today radio show on Supporting Teen Parents

Talking with Teens

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Listen to the Parenting Today radio show on Talking with Teens

Talking Tough Topics

> Fact Sheet in English
> Fact Sheet in Spanish

Teachable Moments

> Listen to the Parenting Today radio show on Teachable Moments

Tech-Savvy Parenting

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> Fact Sheet in English
> Listen to the Parenting Today radio show on Tech-Savvy Parenting

Unplug With Your Child

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> Fact Sheet in English
> Fact Sheet in Spanish
> Listen to the Parenting Today radio show on Limiting Screen Time

What are ACEs? Adverse Childhood Experiences

> Fact Sheet in English

When Parents Date

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> Fact Sheet in English

Yoga for Children

> Listen to the Parenting Today radio show on Yoga for Children