Articles of Interest

Update on STEP’s Family Services

August 28, 2017
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5 more ways to build a child’s self-esteem

December 30, 2015
“Every single minute matters, every single child matters, every single childhood matters.” Kailash Satyarthi Self-esteem is often described as feeling loved and, at the same time, capable. Patterns of how a child thinks about herself start very early in life. Regardless of the age of the child, though, everyone can have an impact on a child forming a positive... more >

5 ways to build a child’s self-esteem

December 20, 2015
“A child’s life is like a piece of paper on which every passer-by leaves a mark.” Chinese proverb A child’s self-esteem can have a profound impact on his or her future choices and opportunities in life. Parents, teachers, other adults, and siblings can play a vital role in helping children develop the values and character that contribute to a... more >