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About Tim Huntley

Tim is the CEO of Centervention. He and his wife, Jenny, live in Chapel Hill, NC with their twin boys, Evan and Neil.

Impulsive Behavior in Children

2019-10-11T08:49:22-04:00

Q: My daughter is so impulsive. She’s constantly getting into trouble for things like grabbing toys away from friends at school or during playdates and interrupting her older sister even after we’ve told her to leave her alone. When she gets angry, her emotions quickly ramp up and she [...]

Impulsive Behavior in Children2019-10-11T08:49:22-04:00

Lacking Self-Confidence: Expert Ideas and Tips to Help your Kids

2019-10-11T09:00:30-04:00

Q: My son is a smart, capable boy, but he is lacking self-confidence in just about anything he does. A missed shot in hockey means he’s no good at the sport. A few questions wrong on a reading comprehension test means he’s no good at reading. I tell him [...]

Lacking Self-Confidence: Expert Ideas and Tips to Help your Kids2019-10-11T09:00:30-04:00

Separation Anxiety in Children: Ideas and Advice from Experts

2019-10-11T09:05:19-04:00

Q: I expected my son to have separation anxiety when he was a toddler, but now, when I drop him off at grade school, he throws a fit like he’s a two-year-old. At the classroom door, he clings to me, sobs and refuses to engage with his teacher. I [...]

Separation Anxiety in Children: Ideas and Advice from Experts2019-10-11T09:05:19-04:00

Meltdowns: How to Help your Child and Reduce Frustration

2019-10-11T09:07:22-04:00

Q: I thought we were done with meltdowns when my daughter graduated from preschool. But, these days, as a first grader, she regularly breaks down. It often happens after school when we’re running an errand or even just hanging out at home. It’s putting a damper on our afternoons. [...]

Meltdowns: How to Help your Child and Reduce Frustration2019-10-11T09:07:22-04:00

Perfectionist Child: How to Help with Tips from Experts

2019-10-11T09:14:52-04:00

Q: My child is a gifted student and an absolute perfectionist. She knows the material, but often can’t seem to complete the work because she worries it won’t be just right. She’s an excellent writer, yet she couldn’t even write the first paragraph of an assignment without tears because [...]

Perfectionist Child: How to Help with Tips from Experts2019-10-11T09:14:52-04:00

Making Friends at School

2019-10-11T09:18:07-04:00

Q: All the other kids in my son’s class have a best friend or a group of close friends, but my boy always seems to be left out. He’s never invited to playdates or birthday parties, and nobody picks him as a partner for group projects. My heart is [...]

Making Friends at School2019-10-11T09:18:07-04:00