Dr. Gail Gross, Thrive Global

Dr. Gail Gross

Thrive Global

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Past articles by Dr. Gail:

What You Need to Know About the Science Behind Your Baby’s Brain

How much does your upbringing really matter once you hit adulthood? → Read More

5 Ways to Prep Your Child to Handle Stress in College

Fostering empathy and setting expectations matter more than you think. → Read More

5 Tips for Starting a Gratitude Journal

This daily practice can help you de-stress, unwind, and reflect. → Read More

Five Tips for Starting New Holiday Traditions After a Divorce

Holidays can be especially tricky to navigate as a newly divorced couple. It takes time to settle into the new normal and that’s OK. Here are some tips to help. → Read More

5 Tips for Instilling Thankfulness In Your Children

Thanksgiving is coming up, but let's teach our kids to give thanks all year-round. → Read More

Tips For Back-To-School Prep

Your child takes her cues from you, her parent. If you are calm, reassuring, optimistic, and supportive, your child will feel both confident and competen... → Read More

10 Dating Warning Signs

Do you find yourself gravitating toward partners who are dominating, controlling, or both? Early relationships are often based on projected material. We ... → Read More

6 Ways To Encourage Better Child Behavior

Your child is acting out, and you're feeling at your wit's end. You feel overwhelmed and frustrated, and don't know what else to do. If you’re a mo... → Read More

Your Baby's Brain Development: Nurture And Nature

Do you remember the exact moment you held your baby for the first time? I bet that you do. Most of us mothers can remember that moment as if it were yest... → Read More

Newborn Parenting Tips

If you have a new baby at home, you may be overwhelmed and amazed at the changes your baby goes through in his first year alone. The brain development th... → Read More

The 4 Pillars Of A Healthy Relationship

A healthy relationship is based on four words: love, commitment, obligation, and responsibility. Before one can enter into a healthy relation... → Read More

Tips For Your Child's First Summer Sleep-Away Camp

Is your child signed up for sleep-away summer camp this year? Each year, millions of children attend one of the more than 12,000 summer camps in t... → Read More

11 Ways To Turn Up A Down Day

Logy, low, and listless, at home with the flu, I thought about ways to brighten my day. I realized, that though my drapes were drawn, and my room was dar... → Read More

Make Free Play A Priority In Your Child's Life

Today’s kids are immersed in a laundry list of activities and classes even before they reach school-age. As a parent, you want to give your child the bes... → Read More

Tips To Help Children Cope With Divorce

Divorce is hard, for all of the individuals involved. When your parents decide to get divorced, you may experience many different, overwhelming, and even... → Read More

Stress And Performance Anxiety, Part 1

Have you ever stood up to give a work presentation, and then suddenly become overwhelmed with panic and fear? If you’re a regular marathon runner, have y... → Read More

How Your Stress Can Affect Your Baby During Pregnancy

With our society’s shift toward more mindful living, you may be aware of how stress impacts your well-being. Yet when you become pregnant, you should als... → Read More

11 Rules Of Dating

As a human behavior expert with a Ph.D. in psychology and masters and doctorate in education, I am often asked for advice about the art of dating. Whethe... → Read More

The Sacrifices We Make For Our Relationships

Over the years, I’ve been approached by women and men who want to know if they’ve made the right choice in sacrificing their needs for their relationship... → Read More

How To Be A Good Friend

Throughout our lives, in the good times and the bad, it’s always wonderful to know you can count on a good friend. If you follow me on Instagram or Faceb... → Read More