Articles in Parenting and Behavioral Skills and Issues

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by George Daniels, LMSW on December 26, 2019
Positive parenting tips for teenagers
by George Daniels, LMSW on December 26, 2019
You can enhance and nurture your relationship with your child. These positive parenting tips will help guide you in a positive approach to parenting.... Read full article
by Veronica Vyazovsky on December 15, 2019
Raising girls with grit
by Veronica Vyazovsky on December 15, 2019
Grit, as a psychological construct is considered to be an individual's perseverance, passion, and effort towards accomplishing long term and meaningful goals. Grit is considered to be an important component of success and achievement. ... Read full article
by Dr. Daniel Winarick on September 15, 2019
Avoidant Personality Disorder
by Dr. Daniel Winarick on September 15, 2019
Avoidant Personality Disorder (AVPD) is characterized by discomfort in social situations. The level of discomfort is enough to cause the person to avoid social situations and relationships. ... Read full article
by Lisa Haller on August 29, 2019
What does shame have to do with boundaries?
by Lisa Haller on August 29, 2019
When we think of healthy boundaries, the word shame doesn’t often come to mind. But what are boundaries really? Boundaries are the ultimate self-care and personal responsibility. A boundary is something we set for ourselves, not for others.... Read full article
by Dr. Kieran Ayre on May 23, 2019
From Career to Stay at Home Mom, Risk for Alcohol Abuse?
by Dr. Kieran Ayre on May 23, 2019
The excitement and joy of having kids are no doubt one of the most satisfying things we get to experience. However, motherhood also brings many, unexpected challenges. And the shock of going from living the life of a successful career woman to the st... Read full article
by Pam Kelberg on May 07, 2019
Coping with Mother's Day and Infertility
by Pam Kelberg on May 07, 2019
A special day set aside for celebrating motherhood can be challenging for those struggling with infertility. It can be particularly difficult to be faced with reminders of a deep and personal issue that can be hard on any given day. ... Read full article
by Paula Leslie, LCSW, BCD on May 05, 2019
by Paula Leslie, LCSW, BCD on May 05, 2019
Acknowledgment and acceptance of anger is an important step in motivating us to create change in our lives. One of the 5 steps to success.... Read full article
by Dr David Lefkowitz on February 12, 2019
Creating peace in your family
by Dr David Lefkowitz on February 12, 2019
Peace at home means offering support and stability to each member of the family in order to stop a distressing situation & facilitate love, respect, and cooperation between family members. Professional help can be instrumental in creating this change... Read full article
by Caryn Hess, LPC on January 31, 2019
Anxious parents and young children
by Caryn Hess, LPC on January 31, 2019
If we have a predisposition to anxiety, we need to be aware of how our nervous state affects our children. Therapy for anxiety can help you and your child.... Read full article
by Dr. Kieran R. Ayre on November 14, 2018
Aftecare and Sober Living After Detox
by Dr. Kieran R. Ayre on November 14, 2018
Recovery doesn’t end after detox. There are two phases of withdrawal. The first is physical, the second is the bio-psycho-socio aspects of addiction. Aftercare and sober living are a necessary part of ongoing recovery.... Read full article
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