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Avoiding Avoidance: Questioning Our Most Basic Strategy When Faced With Fears
October 23, 2020
In this month’s blog, The Expat Kids Club’s Psychologist Jamie explains the purposes of avoidance, why it’s not always the best strategy, and what expat kids can do to begin applying new coping mechanisms that can help them succeed in the long-term.
Article by Jamie Rhiannon Fehribach, Psychologist
Knowing When to Clock Out
September 20, 2020
A vital element of keeping focused is knowing when to clock out! Just like adults in the workplace, even kids who are skilled at staying focused may become burned out if they don’t recognize when to stop. So how can we help our Expat Kids avoid burnout? – Read on to find out!
Article by Eric Haynes, Social Media Coordinator
Difficulties with Difference: How to Embrace the Category of “Other”
May 20, 2020
Standing out vs. fitting in. We know it’s important to our expat kids and teens for their peers to have a positive opinion of them. But we also know, being different from the rest of the group can be tough! How can we help our kids embrace being unlike everyone else and hold on to their home cultures? Let’s find out!
Article by Jamie Rhiannon Fehribach, Social Media Coordinator
Disabled and Expatriated: A Guest Blog
May 15, 2020
Article by Samantha Florent, Guest Blogger and Expat Parent
7 Ways to Keep the Kids Occupied (Creatively): A Guest Blog
April 28, 2020
When parks are closed and friends can’t come to play, you may be running out of ways to keep the kids busy! Here are some ideas that aren’t only fun, but also may spark your child’s imagination and build their creative skills!
Article by Natasha Rekhi, Drama Teacher and Guest Blogger
Dear Teens: Sleep Help is Here!
April 19, 2020
Article by Deniz Keskinel, Intern