Articles in Weight Loss and Obesity and Parenting

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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 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 Paula Leslie, LCSW, BCD on January 13, 2019
Hypnosis for weight loss – gimmick or God-send?
by Paula Leslie, LCSW, BCD on January 13, 2019
If dieting and exercise haven't helped you lose weight before, you might be curious about hypnotherapy. Is hypnosis for weight loss the solution? Read more.... Read full article
on October 03, 2018
Paternal postpartum depression; Jason's story
on October 03, 2018
Paternal postpartum depression (PPD) is more common than most people realize. In today's society, PPD is a serious concern given that men are playing a larger role in child care. Maternal depression greatly increases the likelihood of PPD. ... Read full article
on September 17, 2018
How to introduce your new partner to your child
on September 17, 2018
Introducing your partner to your children is not a decision to take lightly. However, if you feel the time is right, it can be a meaningful opportunity to share the most important person in your life with someone who you care deeply about.... Read full article
on August 26, 2018
Understanding the Body-Mind Connection and Mental Health
on August 26, 2018
A growing body of evidence indicates diet and exercise are linked to common mental disorders such as depression and anxiety. There are ways to increase serotonin levels in the brain naturally through specific foods and routine physical activity.... Read full article
on January 11, 2018
Is your teenager out of control?
on January 11, 2018
As a loving parent, you may worry about your child if he seems to be heading in the opposite direction of parents and school. If your teenager is out of control, counseling can help.... Read full article
on January 10, 2017
Is your child acting out?
on January 10, 2017
If your child demonstrates inappropriate or troubling behavior, therapy can help you determine and treat the root cause of your child acting out.... Read full article