Solutions for Everyday Life with Children





Welcome!  If you are a parent who wants to have a great relationship with your child now and in the future, you've come to the right place.

As a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner and Family Counselor with 30+ years of experience, I understand children, resources, and most important, families. 

You may have a few questions, or a long list, or you may have a child who seems more challenging or quirky or complicated than other children you know. You aren't looking for a diagnosis, you want expertise, guidance and support from someone who sees every child as a unique person. 

 I meet with families in person in the San Francisco Bay Area and by Skype, Facetime or telephone all over the world. My approach is flexible to meet your needs.  Parents tell me that they see differences after our very first meeting and that a short term consultation leads to long term results. Whether you want help with a "daily life" problem, like sleep or discipline, or an ongoing concern like challenging behavior or anxiety, a consultation can make a big difference.

To arrange a personal consultation email me at megzweiback@gmail.com

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The East Bay Monthly

UCSF The Science of Caring 

 

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Thursday
Jun122014

Our newborn prefers her mom!

Our new baby is only five weeks old and is a really easy baby to take care of, except for one thing. She really prefers me (mom) to her dad . . .

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Wednesday
Jun042014

Can I start toilet training my toddler before she turns two?

I am so confused about when I should start toilet training my toddler. Most of my friends are just “waiting” but no one seems clear about what they are waiting for!

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Wednesday
May282014

"Convos with my Two Year Old": Episode 2 --What are you doing out of bed?

"Convos With My Two Year Old" is a funny and wise YouTube series that brightens my day every time I watch. I want to share them with you. It's easy to see why they're funny, here's my comment on how they are wise.

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Wednesday
May212014

How do we choose a pre-school?

We think it's time for our toddler to go to a real preschool, but how do we find the best place. There are so many choices!

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Monday
May052014

"Convos with my Two Year Old": Episode One--who's the boss?

"Convos With My Two Year Old" is a funny and wise YouTube series that brightens my day every time I watch. I want to share them with you. It's easy to see why they're funny, here's my comment on how they are wise.

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Monday
May052014

Why you need Time "IN" before Time "OUT"

Our mornings are such a struggle, but when my daughter misbehaves a Time Out just gets us off track!

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Tuesday
Apr012014

What to do when "Time Out" doesn't work?

No matter how many times I put my three year old in his room his behavior doesn't change . . .

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Thursday
Mar132014

How can I help my baby with her upcoming immunizations?

I know the immunizations are important, but I don’t want my baby to suffer. What can I do?

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Thursday
Mar132014

How can I help my toddler with her upcoming immunizations?

I got my baby through her first sets of immunizations but now that she's an active toddler I don't know how to help her . . .

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Wednesday
Mar052014

How can we make summer camp work for our child?

We'd like our eight year old to go to camp this year. He didn't like the camp he went to last year, and we don't want to make the same mistake again.

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