Brian P. Daly, Ph.D., is co-owner of Center City Psychological Services, LLC, with offices located in the same suite as Center City Pediatrics. Dr. Daly and the team of psychologists at Center City Psychological Services provide counseling services for children, adolescents, and families and specialize in behavioral and cognitive-behavioral therapy and evidence-based treatment strategies for a … [Read more...] about Praise Your Child’s Failures. Yes, Their Failures.
Received notice of an outbreak of lice in school? In this post, our pediatricians share head lice information for parents. Learn about lice symptoms, lice treatment, and lice prevention. For many parents, receiving the inevitable school email about the latest case of head lice in the classroom is enough to strike fear into hearts, trigger house-cleaning frenzies, and lead to outbreaks of head … [Read more...] about Getting Ahead of Head Lice: A Parent’s Guide
In this post from our pediatricians, learn essential car safety for kids to prevent accidents in and around cars. See our resource on PA car seat laws to learn how to protect kids from traffic-related accidents. When it comes to talking about the safety of our children around cars, discussion naturally sways to the newest car seat recommendations, booster seat requirements and child placement … [Read more...] about Car Safety for Kids: Protecting Kids In & Around Cars
Picky eating is a normal stage of child development, but it can still be frustrating and worrisome. In this post, our pediatrician shares suggestions for picky eaters. As a parent, dealing with picky eaters is almost a rite of passage. Somewhere around 18 months of age, you might notice that your child has developed some strong opinions about what will go into her mouth! This is a normal stage … [Read more...] about 12 Road-Tested Tips for Picky Eaters
In this post, our pediatricians provide tips for hiking with kids to ensure a safe, fun experience. With days getting longer and warm weather finally upon us, it’s time to start spending more time outdoors! Whether you are taking an hour-long stroll through Wissahickon or spending a weekend camping in the Poconos, it’s important to plan ahead when hiking or camping with your … [Read more...] about Our Tips for Hiking With Kids
Digital and Interactive Media Concerned about the effects of screen time on your family? Enjoy this follow-up to our earlier piece on the benefits and challenges of screen time. Confession #3: I love my iPhone. I love it so much that I check it first thing in the morning, before I go to bed, and many times an hour during the day. I am not proud of this, particularly when my 9-year-old son … [Read more...] about Screen Time Confessions # 3 and #4