2015
Chicago Tribune – “Nannies and Social Media: Do Families Need Confidentiality Agreements?” – http://www.chicagotribune.com/lifestyles/ct-nanny-confidentiality-social-media-20150825-story.html
Chicago Tribune – “Back to School Stress: How Parents Can Help Their Favorite Student” – http://www.chicagotribune.com/lifestyles/sc-fam-0804-back-to-school-stress-20150728-story.html
Deseret News National – “Parents, do your kids trust the internet too much?” – http://national.deseretnews.com/article/4271/parents-do-your-kids-trust-the-internet-too-much.html
ELLE Australia – http://www.elle.com.au/elle-fit-club/health-diet/2015/4/here-are-all-the-bad-things-sugar-is-doing-to-your-brain/ here-are-all-the-bad-things-sugar-is-doing-to-your-brain/
The Hollywood Reporter, June 22, 2015 – http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/8-things-inside-teaches-viewers-804052http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/8-things-inside-teaches-viewers-804052
The Mill Magazine, September 27. 2015 – “Connecting Community By Market Style Media” – http://issuu.com/marketstyle/docs/fall_2015_digital/20?utm_source=Newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_content=THE+MILL+MAGAZINE++-+Connecting+Community&utm_campaign=TMM+Fall+2015
New York Post, July 21, 2016 – “Love Connection – NYC Mom Matchmakers”
Pittsburgh Parent’s Education and Enrichment Guide, January, 2015 – http://www.pageturnpro.com/Pittsburgh-Parent-Magazine/62570-January-2015/index.html#52

Real Simple, September, 2016

Woman’s Day Magazine, July/August, 2016 – “Limited Screen Time For Your Kids”

2014
All You Magazine, September, 2014 “Back to School”
Brides Magazine, July, 2014 “Your Scariest Nightmares Decoded”
Deseret News National, August 13, 2014 “How Home Design Can Foster Family Unity”
Parents Magazine, August, 2014 “Big-Sibling Blues”
Time To Spa, January, 2014 “Resolve – New Year’s Resolutions”
The Wall Street Journal, 12/14/14 “It’s My Party and I’ll Cry Havoc If You Don’t Show”
The Wall Street Journal – Market Watch “Your Facebook Cult Won’t Let You Quit”
The Wall Street Journal – Market Watch “Death the Facebook Way: Social Networkers Upstage the Deceased”
The Washington Times – September 2, 2015 “Positive Life Lessons to Learn From ‘Breaking Bad’
Working Mother Magazine – September, 2014 “Don’t Label My Kid”
2013

Atlanta Journal, September 22, 2013 – “Children of Martin Luther King embroiled in legal battle”

Beverly Hills Courier, February 8, 2013 – DEBUT REGULAR WEEKLY Q & A COLUMN “ASK DR. FRAN” – “Raising Respectful Children” and “Developing Business Relationships”
Beverly Hills Courier, July 12, 2013 – “Sex Addict Warning Signs and Coping With Over-scheduled Kids”
Beverly Hills Courier, June 21, 2013  – “Sibling Bullying and Cheating Husband Father”
Beverly Hills Courier, June 7, 2013 –  “Tips For Jumping Into The World of Online Dating”
Beverly Hills Courier, May 31, 2013 – “Challenges Parents Face”;  “When To Give Kids Responsibility”
Beverly Hills Courier, May 24, 2013 – “Cougar Relationships”; “Toddler Hiding Things”
Beverly Hills Courier, May 17, 2013 – ” 7 Things To Ask When Choosing Private Schools”
Beverly Hills Courier, May 10, 2013 – “Five Reasons Why Cuddling Is Good For Couples”
Beverly Hills Courier, May 3, 2013 – “7 Things To Never Say To A Grandmother”
Beverly Hills Courier, April 26, 2013 – “On Adult Children Moving In With Parents”
Beverly Hills Courier, April 19, 2013 – “Tips For Teaching Compassion and Empathy”;  “What is the Right Age for Preschool?”
Beverly Hills Courier, April 12, 2013 – “Can Open Marriages Work;  Overprotective Parents”
Beverly Hills Courier, April 5, 2013 – “Dealing With A Child’s Perfectionism;  What Parents Wish They Knew Earlier”
Beverly Hills Courier, March 29, 2013 – “Family Holidays;  Bullying Can Lead To Tics” – http://bhcourier.com/peaceful-family-holidays-bullying-lead-tics/2013/03/29
Beverly Hills Courier, March 22, 2013 – “When Siblings Parenting Styles Collide;  One Family Two Religions”
Beverly Hills Courier, March 15, 2013 – “Bullies and Victims;  Teaching Discipline and Resilience”
Beverly Hills Courier, March 8, 2013 – “Coping With Lies;  Allowing Teens Sex At Home”
Beverly Hills Courier, February 15, 2013 – “Dr. Fran’s 7 Secrets to Happiness”;  “Children and Jealousy”
Beverly Hills Courier, February 22, 2013 – “Building Father-Son Relationship, Helping Kids Survive A Move”  – http://bhcourier.com/building-father-son-relationship-helping-kids-survive-move/2013/02/22
Baby & Toddler (published by New Parent Magazine), Spring/Summer, 2013 – “Sibling Rivalry in Toddlers”

Calgary’s Child, Canada, November/December, 2013 – “For the Love of the Lovey”

Chicago Parent Magazine, August, 2013 – “Battles Parents Have With Their Kids”

Chicago Tribune, February 4, 2014 – “You Want To Find A Therapist For Your 9 Year-Old?  Where Do You Begin?”

Chicago Tribune, December 24, 2013 – “Parenting Resolutions”

Chicago Tribune, December 15, 2013 – “Children Giving Gifts To Needy Children”

Chicago Tribune, August 9, 2013 – “Jealousy During Sibling’s Playdate”

Chicago Tribune, August 6, 2013 – “Summer Fun Before School Resumes”

Chicago Tribune, August 4, 2013 – “Sibling Jealousy”

Cosmopolitan Magazine, August, 2013 – “Ambient Anxiety and Panic Attacks”

Deseret News, April 13, 2013 Utah;  April 20, 2013 National

Ethos Magazine, January, 2014 – “Insomnia and ADHD”

Parenting Magazine, April, 2013

Forbes Magazine, September, 2013 – “Your Kids’ Needs Or Your Own:  What Takes More Financial Priority”

Forbes Magazine, February, 2013 – “How To Help Your Adult Children Get Back On Their Own Two Feet”

Fox News Magazine, January, 2014 – “10 Ways To Find Lasting Love Now”

Fox News Magazine, August, 2013 – “10 Reasons To Give Your Ex A Second Chance”

Fox News Magazine, July, 2013 – “Does Sexting Count As Cheating Experts Weigh In”

Fox News Magazine, April, 2013 – “Hate Living With Your Partner, Now What” – http://magazine.foxnews.com/love/hate-living-your-partner-now-what

Fox News Magazine, March, 2013 – “He Called Me Fat, Now What?” – http://magazine.foxnews.com/love/he-called-me-fat…now-what

Guardian Magazine UK, March, 2013 – “Parents Brag About Kids Sometimes Justified” – http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/2013/mar/10/parents-brag-about-kids-sometimes-justified

Huffington Post, June 14, 2013 – “8 Things You Should Never Say To A Grandparent”

Ladies Home Journal, April, 2014 – “Daydreaming”

New Parent, March, 2013 – “Getting Grandparent Caregivers On Board”

New Parent, February, 2013 – “When Toddlers Bite”

Creators Syndication (Suburban Family; Cadillac News; Creators.com; Brides In The Know), January/February, 2013 – “Him + Her = Ours:  How To Transition From Singlehood To Couplehood”

The Jewish Daily Forward, July, 2013 – “When A Name Screams ‘I’m Jewish’”

The Network Journal, January, 2013 – “Fight The Fight:  How To Survive Power Struggles At Work” – http://www.tnj.com/career/career-advice/fight-power-how-to-survive-power-struggles-work

The Network Journal, January, 2013 – “Talk the Talk:  Language That Helps Build Business Relationships” – http://www.tnj.com/career/career-advice/talk-talk-language-helps-build-business-relationships

New York Business Journal, July 10, 2013 – “Tom Finkel An Excellent Fit for the Village Voice

Parent Society, October, 2013 – “How To Make Parenting Advice Work”

Real Simple, September, 2013 – “10 Signs Your Kids Are Over-Scheduled”

Real Simple, April, 2013 “Study:  Adolescence, Young Adults, and Finance”

Redbook Magazine, November, 2013

Scholastic Parent & Child, November 2013 “Bullying Effect on Marriage”

Ti Mamai Magazine, May, 2013 – http://hewanorraherald.com/timamai/issue6/#/4

Ti Mamai Magazine, April 2013 – http://hewanorraherald.com/timamai/issue5/

Ti Mamai Magazine, March 2013 – http://hewanorraherald.com/timamai/issue5/#/4

Tulsa Kids, May, 2013 “Mama Drama – 5 Ways To Handle Mommy Cliques” – http://www.pageturnpro.com/TulsaKids-Magazine/50326-May-2013/index.html#1

USA TODAY, Summer/Fall, 2013 – “Game Plan:  Navigating the Parent/Coach Relationship So Everyone Wins” –

USA WEEKEND, July 18, 2013 – “Let’s Make A Deal”

Woman’s Day Magazine, March, 2013 – “10 Marriages Mistakes Our Parents Made” – http://www.womansday.com/sex-relationships/dating-marriage/marriage-mistakes?#slide-1

 

2012

Calgary’s Child, July 2012 – “Tattling”

Chicago Tribune, December 19, 2012 – http://www.chicagotribune.com/features/life/sc-fam-1218-parenthood-offensive-friend-20121219,0,1518732.story

Chicago Tribune, August 21, 2012 – “Helping a Neighbor When Is It Too Much?”

Chicago Tribune, March 6, 2012 – “Helping a young do-gooder lower the judgment meter”

Experience Life, May 2012

Ladies Home Journal, July 2012

Parenting magazine, October, 2012

Santa Barbara Independent, November, 2012 http://www.independent.com/news/2012/nov/20/parental-kissing-ewww/

The Courier, Findlay, Ohio, December 24, 2012 – http://www.thecourier.com/Issues/2012/Dec/24/ar_news_122412_story4.asp?d=122412_story4,2012,Dec,24&c=n

The Network Journal, October, 2012

The New York Times, July 26, 2012

The New York Times, June 17, 2012

Ti Mamai – December, 2012 “Toddler Defiance?  Dr. Fran:  It’s normal”

Today’s Parent, September 2012

TodayShow.com – http://www.today.com/health/does-sex-box-go-too-far-its-entertainment-not-bonding-2D80518450

U.S. Daily Review, October, 2012 – http://usdailyreview.com/tag/the-self-aware-parent

VIBE Magazine, December 2012 – Celebrity Fan Culture – Team Breezy, Rhianna Navy, and Beliebers

Volucia (Fl) Parent, November 2012 – http://www.bluetoad.com/publication/?m=23349&l=1

Wall Street Journal, October 30, 2012 – http://blogs.wsj.com/juggle/2012/10/30/post-sandy-tips-for-parents-with-anxious-kids/

Wall Street Journal, May 2012 – “For A Nation of Whiners, Therapists Try Tough Love” Regular Relationship Expert

Women’s Health, October 2012

Working Mother, May/June 2012 – “Lessons from Working Dads”

2011

American Baby  – March/April 2011

Atlanta Journal Constitution – “Some Divorced Families Choose To Vacation Together” -3/16/11

Brides – September 2011

Brides – October 2011

Calgary’s Child March/April 2011

Chicago Tribune – “Dealing with Deployment” – 1/11/11

Chicago Tribune – ““Words of Wisdom from One Mom to Another”

Chicago Tribune – “House Rules: Summer Edition” – 5/24/11

Chicago Tribune – “Parents and Kids; How To Stay Connected “– 7/19/11

Chicago Tribune – “Gifted and Different” – 10/12/11

Chicago Tribune – “Raising Risk-Takers” 12/28/11

Chicago Tribune –  “Must Kids Be Protected From Harsh Grandparents” 2/7/12

Chicago Parent – May/June 2011

Detroit Free Press – “Dealing With Deployment”

Kansas City Star – “Dealing With Deployment”

Kansas City Star – “Words of Wisdom from One Mom to Another”

San Jose Mercury News – “Dealing with Deployment”

Metro Family Magazine – January 2011

Minneapolis Star Tribune – 2/25/12

New Parent Magazine – Spring/Summer 2011

New York Magazine – “Fraping”

New York Examiner – Book Review

Orange County, David Hasselhoff and Ryan O’Neal”

Parent and Child – December 2011

Parenting – The Early Years – June 2011

Parents – January 2011

Parents – February 2011

Parents – May 2011

Parents – July 2011

Shape Magazine – December 2011

The Bump Magazine – Toddlers Psychological Development – July 2011

Vibrant Life Magazine – March/April 2011

Windsor Parent Magazine – April 2011

 

2010

American Baby – July 2010 Feature Article  “Baby Sleep Traps For Children 0 – 18 months”

American Baby – September 2010 Feature Article  “Play Dates For Kids 0 – 2”

Chicago Parent, March 2010 Ask The Experts “Harnesses For Kids”

Family Circle magazine – June 2010 “Important Child Issues”

Ladies Home Journal, April 2010 “Can This Marriage Be Saved”

Los Angeles Times – July Expert Psychological Editorial  “Lindsay Lohan and Jail”

Los Angeles Times – HEALTH- Dr. Fran Walfish comments on study of “Childhood Stress Contributes To Adult Depression”

Money Smart, July, 2010 Feature Article  “Teaching Kids About Money and A Successful Life”

Money Smart August, 2010 Feature Article  “What The Rich and Famous Teach Their Kids About Money”

Parents – April, 2010 “Discipline and Toilet Training”

Parents – September 2010 Feature Article  “Three-to-Four year-olds Building Healthy Hygiene Habits”

Parenting magazine – September 2010, Feature Article, “Toddlers and Their Dreams”

Parenting magazine – July 2010 Feature Article  “Sleep Problems in Kids 6-12 years old”

The Associated Press, N. Y. – June 2010 Feature Article  “Paying Kids To Do Chores”

Woman’s Day magazine – September 2010 Feature Article “Back To School”

Woman’s Day magazine – January, 2010 “10 Surprising Facts About Couple’s Therapy

 

2009

Family and Parenting, October, 2009 “7 Do’s and Don’ts of Divorce With Children

Los Angeles Crisis Response Team Counselors and parents of Los Angeles Unified School District September 2009, Tips on “How To Tell A Child About The Death of A Parent or Sibling

Parents – December 2009  “Fostering Independence and Building Confidence in Toddlers”

Parenting – April, 2009  “Evolution of Temper Tantrums”

 

2008

Parents – October 2008  “Meet The New Baby”

Parents – February, 2008  “Your Kid Only Less Whiny”

Parents – June, 2007  “Disciplining The Extra Sensitive Child”

Parents April, 2007  “Child’s Responsibility of Making Own Lunches”

Parent’s magazine, February, 2006  “Teaching The Value of Money”

FIRST, for women on the go, August 2007  “Three Little Secrets To Dealing With Summer Vacation”

Parenting magazine, January, 2009  “Outsourcing Parenthood and Parent Coaching”

 

2007

Child magazine, 2007  “Sibling Rivalry”

Santa Monica Courier, March, 2007  “Announcement of Dr. Frances Walfish as Chair of the Board of The Early Childhood Parenting Center, founded at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

Wildmind Buddhist Meditation, May 2007  “Six Tips For Mindful Parenting”

 

2006

Parent’s magazine – February 2006  “Teaching The Value of Money”

Jewish News – September 2006; June 2006; March 2006; December 2005  “Q & A” Parenting column