Perception of our Children Matters

Research on everything from body language to how our food is plated supports that our perception of reality matters. The same is true for how we think and talk about our children. At the frustrating

The Connected Parent

Thursdays, 9/22-11/10/2016; 5:30-7:30 PM. Children with a history of trauma, abuse or neglect need a different type of parenting. The Connected Parent class will help families reach a deeper understanding of their reactions to

Weekend Reading | Sept. 2

Below is a collection of various blog posts meant to encourage, inspire or educate. Grab a steaming mug of hot liquid this weekend and steal away to a quiet corner for some quick reads.

8 Steps to Follow When You are Triggered

The following was contributed by Cindy R. Richman, M.A., L.P.C.​ Notice the “when,” not “if.” Because you are human (and a parent), you will be triggered. It matters not how hard and how long you

Weekend Reading | Aug. 19

Below is a collection of various blog posts meant to encourage, inspire or educate. Grab a steaming mug of hot liquid this weekend and steal away to a quiet corner for some quick reads.

Do you have a child from a “hard place?”

Sometimes when connected parenting strategies are suggested, parents come back with, “But my child isn’t traumatized.” Honestly, connected parenting is probably the best parenting for all children, but that’s a conversation for another day.

Weekend Reading | Aug. 5

Below is a collection of various blog posts to help you gear up for the school year. Grab a steaming mug of hot liquid this weekend and steal away to a quiet corner for some

Weekend Reading | Jul. 22

Below is a collection of various blog posts meant to encourage, inspire or educate. Grab a steaming mug of hot liquid this weekend and steal away to a quiet corner for some quick reads.

Broken Dad…on the mend

I am a broken Dad, but that does not mean I can’t be fixed. I would feel better if I were fun to be around all the time, instead I generally feel like a

Weekend Reading | Jul. 8

Below is a collection of various blog posts meant to encourage, inspire or educate. Grab a steaming mug of hot liquid this weekend and steal away to a quiet corner for some quick reads.