Category: Family


Resolutions: Tricks of the Trade

Be a better person. Be happier! Don’t get mad at the kids. Make more money! These are all good ideas for New Year’s resolutions, but flawed in the...

Smart Parenting: Your Children are Watching

As we hit full swing in the post-holiday season, young children and adolescents are finishing their first term of school. Some are full of hope, while...

Spirituality and Therapy: Bridging the Gap

In generations past, issues of faith and spirituality were often deferred to clergy and chaplains.  It could easily be argued that psychology, as a d...

Seasons of Life

It is great to live in a location where we can experience the benefits of all four seasons throughout the year. Seasons change, and each new season of...

3 Reasons Why Reflective Listening is Awesome

Listening sounds easy. But it’s not. Real listening takes effort and skill. Listening isn’t passing the time until the speaker runs out of things ...

Rediscovering Holiday Magic

I can still remember the excitement and joy, the wonder and magic of the holidays as a child. Unfortunately, as an adult, I have been awakened to the ...

One Holiday, Many Traditions

Traditions bring us together as families and communities. This is true not only in the United States, but in cultures around the world. Even as we sha...

Assisted Living or Memory Care?

This is a question that many people ask themselves when trying to determine where their parent, grandparent, or other loved one will receive the best ...