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CATCH wants to help the community with the difficult task of parenting in our stressful world.

Please click HERE for resources, such as books, articles and even Ted Talks to help you through the difficult days or to learn more to help your kids grow to be resilient and happy young adults!

If you have any questions or comments don't hesitate to contact us at: catchiscommunity@gmail.com

A book review from the Founder of CATCH....

I am reading "Lost Connections" by Johann Hari and think it is amazing!

I am reading "Lost Connections - Uncovering the Real Causes of Depression and The Unexpected Solutions" by Johann Hari and  recommend it highly.  Based on studies and the author's conversations with social scientists around the world, this book is remarkable.  I am thinking differently, not only about depression and mental illness, but about our human condition as a whole.  We can live differently - connect more meaningfully- and be a healthier, happier human race.   #catchisconnected


The Blessing of a Skinned Knee:

Using Timeless Teachings to Raise Self-Reliant Children

This now classic book is a beloved resource for a generation of parents.

Internationally known clinical psychologist Wendy Mogel’s sage reflections on parenting in a world where entitlement and competition abound have struck a chord with readers across the globe. The Blessing of a Skinned Knee points the way to raising self–reliant, exuberant and compassionate children.

With warmth and humor, Mogel distills the wisdom of the Torah, the Talmud, and important Jewish teachings, as well as contemporary psychological insights, into nine “blessings” that address key parenting issues including:

  • Teaching respect for adults

  • Chores

  • Keeping expectations in line with your child’s temperament

  • Meal-time battles

  • Coping with frustration

  • Avoiding over-scheduling and overindulgence

  • Helping your child develop independence and self-control