Parents may be unsure whether to “redshirt” 5-year-olds from kindergarten.
Blake Lancaster, Ph.D.
Blake Lancaster, Ph.D., is a licensed psychologist and a clinical assistant professor in the Division of Child Behavioral Health at University of Michigan C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital. His clinical practice focuses on a wide variety of behavioral health concerns, including sleep problems, toileting issues, ADHD, anxiety and depression.
Yes, it’s important to call out children’s bad behavior. But it’s crucial to acknowledge their positive actions, too.