Building Successful Children


Do you want to raise successful children?

I have had the privilege of teaching hundreds of children the art of playing the piano and guitar during a long teaching career.

Those who achieve the most have parents who discipline, who encourage regular practice, and who insist on wholehearted concentration during lessons.

Six year old . . . → Read More: Building Successful Children

Can Children Become Depressed? Symptoms of Depression in Children

Depression in Children


Do children suffer from depression? The short answer is yes. Depressed children can experience a variety of symptoms.

Common symptoms are irritability, guilt feelings, isolation, sudden vocal outbursts, lack of focus, anxiety, and an inability to experience the consequences of their actions.

Irritability: Depressed children may show more signs of irritability . . . → Read More: Depressed Children: Symptoms of Depression in Children