Author: Dr. Ramey

  • Dr. Ramey

    Dr. Ramey is the executive director of the Dayton Children’s Hospital Center for Pediatric Mental Health Resources and writes FamilyWise, a weekly parenting column in the Dayton Daily News that is distributed through the New York Times wire service. He is also a clinical assistant professor of pediatrics at Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine.

Preteens, sex and the internet

By Gregory Ramey, PhD, child psychologist at Dayton Children’s and Dayton Daily News columnist Preteen children have discovered sex on the internet. Internet entries for “sex” and “porn” are the fourth and sixth most popular items searched by children 8 … Continue reading

Questions from readers

By Gregory Ramey, PhD, child psychologist at Dayton Children’s and Dayton Daily News columnist Question: My 3-year-old son won’t stay in his bed at night. He keeps coming into our bedroom, regardless of what I say to him. I finally … Continue reading

Over connected to your kids?

By Gregory Ramey, PhD, child psychologist at Dayton Children’s and Dayton Daily News columnist “Please refrain from using your cell phone during this workshop,” requested the presenter at a recent conference. Despite that announcement, the woman next to me continued … Continue reading

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