Archives for June, 2011

General

Blessed Are The Flexible Parents…

...For they shall not break in half when they are faced with unexpected change and challenges.

Ladies and gentlemen, it's a lesson I'm working on right now.  I'm sure many of you have had periods of time when just staying upright took all the energy you had.  When the winds of change come, they often come at gale force.  Will you bend or will you break?
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General

Serious Family Problems? Why A Family Counselor Can Help

I get a lot of comments and questions about difficult family situations.  One of my first thoughts is "Have they been to a family counselor?"  Yes, I have worked as a family counselor, but I'm not just saying this to boost my profession.  I'm saying it because good family counseling can really work.

The Opportunity Of Family Counseling

A lot of times, I read about these...
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Parenting

Your Child’s Personal Hygiene Habits

How soon should your child start wearing deodorant?  How often do your kids floss?  And will they ever remember to do this stuff themselves??

Personal hygiene is an important collection of habits.  It can take time to develop routines to the point where things seem more automatic.  (I hope I'm not still reminding my 7-year old to brush her teeth when she's a senior in high...
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