Cristin Howard

Cristin Howard

Cristin Howard runs Smart Parent Advice, a site that provides parenting advice for moms and dads. Cristin writes about all of the different ups and downs of parenting, provides solutions to common challenges, and reviews products that parents need to purchase.


7 Myths About Addiction You Need To Stop Believing

7 Things You Need To Know If You Want To Help An Addict

Here Are 5 Great Questions To Ask When Choosing A New Therapist

Is Porn Addiction Ruining Your Mental Health?

7 Helpful Tips For Teaching Teens With Autism Spectrum Disorder

The Wrong Epidemic: The Overuse of Prescription Drugs in America

How to Help Someone with A Drug Problem (and Keep Your Sanity)

How Hypnotherapy Promotes Optimal Mental Health & Physical Well-Being

20 Professional Therapists Share Their Thoughts on Suicide Prevention

As The COVID-19 Pandemic Rages On, Don’t Forget About The Mentally Ill

5 Proven Ways to Reduce Stress in the New Year (And Beyond)

How To Get The Most Out Of Online Therapy, According To A Therapist

Ask These 3 Simple Questions To See If Online Therapy Is Right For You

7 Steps You Need To Take If You Want To Heal From Narcissistic Abuse

3 Legit Reasons Why Children Fear School (and How Parents Can Help)

Why Go to Rehab? Alcohol Addiction Detoxification Explained

5 Insane Reasons America Is Losing The War on Drugs

12 Hard Questions You Want To Ask Your Therapist But Don’t (According To Google)

10 Disturbing Ways COVID-19 is Affecting Substance Abuse in America

6 Ridiculous Myths About Narcotics Anonymous

7 Hard Lessons I’ve Learned About Fighting Depression As A Therapist (and a Patient)

5 Amazing Mental Health Benefits of Owning A Dog, According To Science

How To Help In A Crisis: A Brief Guide to Psychological First Aid

The 7 Best Ways To Deal With Narcissistic Rage

11 Clear Signs of a Toxic Relationship That You Need To Know

12 Signs of Mental Health Conditions in Children Parents Often Miss

Alcohol Abuse: A Brief (But Helpful) Guide For Drinkers

This is for All the People Who Are Broken

The Real Reason Why Children Throw Temper Tantrums

The Brain-Gut Connection: How Our “Guts” Affect Mood and Mental Health

3 Simple Ways To Stop A Panic Attack (Without Medication)

5 Ways You Can Help The LGBTQ+ Community Fight Stigma

9 Signs It’s Time To End A Relationship That You Should Never Ignore

A Dentist Reveals How Your Mental Health and Oral Health Are Connected

Can Light Box Therapy Improve Your Mental Health During COVID-19?

My Wife Asked For a Divorce on Thanksgiving: A Story About Clinical Depression

7 Myths About Teen Depression (And The Truth Parents Need to Know)

3 Frustrating Types of Memory Loss (And What You Can Do To Treat Them)

A Psychiatrist’s Guide To Borderline Personality Disorder

5 Simple Things You Can Do Today To Boost Your Mental Health

Learn How to Become A Certified Coach in 2021 With Coach Training Alliance

48 Mental Health Blogs You’ve Never Heard Of That Totally Nail It in 2021

How To Start a Mental Health Blog in 2021: A Simple (But Complete) Guide For Beginners

99 Thought-Provoking Journal Prompts for Depression and Anxiety (free .pdf)

7 Hidden Causes of Depression (That Medication Won’t Fix)

How To Use The Gray Rock Method To Repel Narcissists (and Other Toxic People)

5 Easy Home Improvement Projects That Science Says Will Boost Your Mental Health

Does CBD Relieve Anxiety? Here’s What Science Says

6 Tips For Parents To Manage Behavioral Challenges During COVID-19

8 Important Lessons From Therapy That Will Vastly Improve Your Life

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