Providence Children's Health Team

The Providence Children's Health Team is focused on providing insights and clinically-backed advice to help parents take care of their children. From tips on raising respectful boys and girls to immunizations for babies to planning for the teen years, our clinical experts offer an informed perspective to help you and your kids live healthy lives.

  • Helping kids face change and uncertainty

    Helping kids face change and uncertainty

    A child psychiatrist shares tips and answers questions about improving children’s resilience during the pandemic.

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  • Get educated with Khan Academy

    Get educated with Khan Academy

    Free online learning tools made easy by Khan Academy. Get started.

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  • Birth order and personality types: Is there a connection?

    Birth order and personality types: Is there a connection?

    There’s enough science to lend some insights into why you, your siblings or your children respond differently to situations.

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  • Kids’ menu calorie counts at restaurants often too high

    Kids’ menu calorie counts at restaurants often too high

    Just because the menu says it is a children’s portion doesn’t mean it packs the appropriate number of calories for your kid.

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  • 5 uncommon but important manners to teach your children

    5 uncommon but important manners to teach your children

    Whether it’s incessant social noise or overuse of technology, it’s more important than ever to start teaching our children manners.

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  • Parents: Make time for your kids' mental health

    Parents: Make time for your kids' mental health

    At a time of heightened stress for parents and kids alike, it's even more important to tune into your children's mental wellness. Learn more.

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  • 9 ways to build healthy immune systems in children

    9 ways to build healthy immune systems in children

    Timely advice on how to boost kids' immune systems to keep them healthy. Learn more.

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  • Helping children cope with stress

    Helping children cope with stress

    5 helpful tips and signs your child is experiencing stress.

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  • Ways to keep your kids moving, happy and busy during the coronavirus

    Ways to keep your kids moving, happy and busy during the coronavirus

    Learn more about the secret to keeping your kids happy, busy and learning while their school is closed due to coronavirus

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  • Add MMR and flu vaccines to your child's BTS checklist

    Add MMR and flu vaccines to your child's BTS checklist

    PSJH expert Aaron Beck, M.D. offers some tips and advice for protecting your children as they get ready to enter a new school year

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  • Kids and summer: Fun activities and smart snacks

    Kids and summer: Fun activities and smart snacks

    There are lots of ways to keep your kids active and enjoying healthy snacks this summer. Try these tips for activities and snacks that are easy and fun.

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