Basic First Aid courses will teach you to elevate a sprained ankle, apply pressure to stop bleeding and always use Universal Precautions to protect yourself while treating others. But what happens when the pain and hurt come from within. A youth with mental … Continue reading How to Prevent the #3 Cause of Death in Youth: Suicide
If you have an upcoming SST meeting you already know the key players in your child’s Student Support Team. It could include teachers, school psychologists, guidance counselors, speech-language therapists, occupational therapists, school nurses as well as the key administrators at your school. While you put your plan together for that first meeting, it pays to go A.P.E.
Pardon the RBF. On the coattails of a(nother) challenging interaction with my “starter spouse”, I found this article on how to handle high conflict people: How Emotionally Intelligent People Respond to Conflict by Marcel Schwantes / Inc. The article points to the clearly … Continue reading Reaction Time
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Often times, we look to the outside world to fulfill what we define as “needs”: the need to be loved, the need to feel safe, the need to make a difference. The slippery slope in marriage is a dependence on the … Continue reading Unexpected Happiness
It seems like your parenting plan went from auto-pilot to crash and burn. You read all the parenting blogs and took your pre-natal classes but What to Expect When You’re Expecting never mentioned what happens when your co-parent becomes your … Continue reading When Tempers Flare
Researchers, philosophers and heads of religion agree: happiness is where you create it. If you are living a life where you are grateful for the freedoms you have, the beauty surrounding you and the mystery of the unexplainable, happiness will … Continue reading How Happy Are You?