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Parenting Specialist Lexington KY

Parenting specialists help parents implement parenting plans, develop parenting skills, and manage family conflicts. Read on to find parenting specialists in Lexington that give access to parenting programs, advice on parenting styles, family crisises management, as well as advice and content on parent-child bonding.

David Maynard
(859) 223-6474
Lexington, KY
Practice Areas
Addictions and Dependency, Childhood & Adolescence, Clinical Mental Health, Couples & Family
National Certified Counselor
Language Proficiencies
ASL : American Sign Language

Robin Fleischer
(502) 863-8122
Georgetown, KY
Practice Areas
Career Development, Couples & Family
National Certified Counselor

Agreement Mediation
(859) 983-7315
1500 Leestown Rd, Ste 312
Lexington, KY
Membership Organizations
KY Court Approved Mediation Roster

Comprehensive Care Ctr
(859) 744-2562
26 N Highland St
Winchester, KY

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Ms. Dona Airey
Anodon, Inc Dona J. Airey
(502) 420-9911
Transforming Within 408 Virginia Ave.
Louisville, KY
Credentials: LCSW, ACSW,
Licensed in Kentucky
20 Years of Experience
Problems Served
Anxiety/Panic Disorders, Couple or Marital Issues, Depression, Dissociative Disorders, Family Dysfunction, Grief/Loss, Interpersonal Relationships, Pain Management, Parenting Issues, Phobias, Stress, Trauma/PTSD, Education/Personal Development, Dual Diagno
Populations Served
Children of Divorce, Caregivers, Step Families, Chronic Illness
Membership Organizations
Age Groups Served
Young Adults (18-25), Adults (26-59), Seniors (60 +)

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Valerie Areaux
(859) 904-3843
Bluegrass Family Therapy, LLC841 Corporate Drive
Lexington, KY
Child or Adolescent, Divorce, Parenting Coordination, Bipolar Disorder
School: University of Kentucky
Year of Graduation: 1994
Years In Practice: 20+ Years
Patient Info
Ethnicity: Any
Gender: All
Age: Toddlers / Preschoolers (0 to 6),Children (6 to 10),Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13),Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19),Adults,Elders (65+)
Average Cost
$100 - $150
Payment Methods
Sliding Scale: No
Accepts Credit Cards: Yes
Accepted Insurance Plans: Health Spending Cards Accepted

Jerry Leach Family Counseling
(859) 388-9889
1018 E New Cir Rd Ste 121
Lexington, KY

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Carl B Moses & Assoc
(859) 263-4599
501 Darby Creek Rd Ste 52
Lexington, KY

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Ms. Dodie Murphy
(859) 200-7277
109C 76 Boulevard
Berea, KY
Credentials: LCSW
Licensed in Kentucky
Problems Served
Addictions/Substance, Career/Employment Concerns, Couple or Marital Issues, Domestic Violence, Family Dysfunction, Grief/Loss, Interpersonal Relationships, Multicultural Issues, Parenting Issues, Sexual Abuse/Rape, Trauma/PTSD, Life Transitions, Anger Mana
Populations Served
ACOA (Adult Children of Alcoholics), AIDS/HIV+
Membership Organizations
Age Groups Served
Young Adults (18-25), Adults (26-59), Seniors (60 +)

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Ms. Amita Ghosh, LPCC, LPA
(859) 391-1255
2670 Chancellor Drive, Suite 140, Crestview Hills
Crestview Hills, KY
Addictions or Substance Abuse,Anger Management,Anxiety or Fears,Career Counseling,Child or Adolescent Issues,Depression,Gay Lesbian Issues,Life Coaching,Loss or Grief,Relationship Issues
Master of Education in Counseling PsychologyMaster of Science in Industrial and Organizational PsychologyLicensed under the KY Psychology Board and the KY Counseling Board
Membership Organizations
Resolve Counseling and Consulting, LLC

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21 Potty Training Tips

21 Potty Training Tips

By GreatDad Writers

The Potty Trainer

Potty training experts are everywhere. Whether family, friends, or books are providing you advice, realize there are different approaches that can be tried. An approach that works for one child may not work for another. Others can provide advice, but most likely you know what approach will work best for your child. There are several helpful guidelines (tips) that can be tried for each child when trying to potty train. These include:

  • Plan on at least 3 days if you are trying to achieve quicker results.
  • Arrange your activities and prepare a schedule that will allow you to be patient and consistent�avoid all distractions like going to the store, answering the phone, dealing with sibling issues.
  • Potty Monkey
  • Make sure spouse, grandparents and babysitters understand your method and plan.
  • Make your child feel they have some control over the process.
  • Be consistent with your approach and stay with the program unless you are convinced it is not working.
  • Know when to give up and try at a later time.
  • Offer lots of fluids so child will have to go more often.
  • Make going to the potty fun�place targets in the potty, decorate the potty, sing.
  • Praise and reward AND praise and reward progress.
  • �Throw a party� the first few times your child uses the potty.
  • Keep your child company while on the potty.
  • Start both boys and girls sitting down on the potty.
  • Make sure the clothing is easy fo...

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