Adult Children

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Validation is Not Agreement

Suzan Myhre, M.S.S.W., LICSW, LPC

This article describes the difference between validating another person's communication and agreeing with it. Examples ...

Gifts of the Heart: Ideas for Giving at Christmas

Suzan Myhre, M.S.S.W., LICSW, LPC

This article addresses how families can be creative about giving during times of economic shortages.

Managing Food Dilemmas During the Holidays

Food holds many meanings and memories for us, especially during the holiday season. This article offers practical ...

MONEY THROUGH THE AGES: Changing Our Generational Views

Mary Lambrecht, M.S. LMFT

Our generational family history can influence our current views on money for ourselves and for our families. This ...

Entitlement, Money and Families

Suzan Myhre, M.S.S.W., LICSW, LPC

This article describes what entitlement means and how families send messages to their children about money and ...

Women and Money

Brenda Spina, M.S., LMFT, LPC

More and more women are coming into their own sense of money, what it means to them and how to manage their funds. ...

The Push/Pull of Adolescence

Brenda Spina, M.S., LMFT, LPC

Adolescence is often been described as a second toddlerhood. Parents of adolescents often express to me the dichotomy ...

To Rescue or Not, That is the Question

Suzan Myhre, M.S.S.W., LICSW, LPC

This article explores ways in which parents rescue their adolescent children and ways to weigh the decision whether to ...

Sexual Health for Young People

Lynda Savage, M.S., LMFT, LPC

Critical thinking about sex is important for young people. This is a guide for examining the themes being promoted by ...

On-Line Gaming: How Much is too Much?

Suzan Myhre, M.S.S.W., LICSW, LPC

Article explores the explosion of the online gaming industry and the tough decisions parents have to make about hours ...

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Cultivating Secure Bonds and Healthy Relationships in Children #3585

Carrissa Pannuzzo, MA, LMFT-T, LPC-T

We know the goals: strong, confident, independent children relate well to others and the world. Getting there is ...

Healthy Esteem: His Workmanship #3577

Christine Vander Wielen, M.S.W., LCSW

When we internalize His truth that we are His masterpiece, created with a kingdom purpose, a positive, healthy self ...

Family Rituals and Celebrations #3575

Laura Demetrician, MS, LMFT

In our culture of productivity, "to-do" lists, and increasing pressure, it is important to remember and ...

Your Behavior is Not Acceptable - But YOU I Love #3568

Lynda Savage, M.S., LMFT, LPC

Separating the deed from the doer: It is tempting to label a child or adult by their behavior. Bad behavior is ...

Emotional Intelligence: Helping Children Regulate Their Feelings 4 of 4 #3567

Laura Demetrician, MS, LMFT

Laura and Lynda discuss how to help children develop Emotional Intelligence- which can be improved through the 5 ...

Emotional Intelligence: Helping Children Regulate Their Feelings 3 of 4 #3566

Laura Demetrician, MS, LMFT

Laura and Lynda discuss how to help children develop Emotional Intelligence- which can be improved through the 5 ...

Emotional Intelligence: Helping Children Regulate Their Feelings 2 of 4 #3565

Laura Demetrician, MS, LMFT

Laura and Lynda discuss how to help children develop Emotional Intelligence- which can be improved through the 5 ...

Emotional Intelligence: Helping Children Regulate Their Feelings 1 of 4 #3564

Laura Demetrician, MS, LMFT

Laura and Lynda discuss how to help children develop Emotional Intelligence- which can be improved through the 5 ...

5 Components of Emotional Intelligence 2 of 2 #3563

Laura Demetrician, MS, LMFT

Increasing emotional intelligence provides many advantages in one's emotional and relational health. Lynda and Laura ...

5 Components of Emotional Intelligence 1 of 2 #3562

Laura Demetrician, MS, LMFT

Increasing emotional intelligence provides many advantages in one's emotional and relational health. Lynda and Laura ...

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