Tag Archives: mental-health

Bouncing Back- What Dr. Sam Goldstein Says About Resilience

This week, I had the pleasure to meet Dr. Sam Goldstein, who specializes in school psychology, child development and neuropsychology. We got to talking about some of the tough stuff children face and he shared with me the following: Advertisements

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Top 10 Most Popular Blog Posts

In continuing to celebrate crossing 10,000 views, I’ve compiled the 10 most popular blog posts, based on number of views, over the past two years. Here they are! The Effects of Miscarriage The Influence of a Superhero Approaching Puberty: Boys … Continue reading

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What It’s Like To Hear Voices from The Children Who Do

I came across this video and thought I would share it here. It was put together by UK based Voice Collective and features 5 young people (13-18 years) who hear voices. It is meant to raise awareness and challenge the … Continue reading

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A Mother’s Account of Her Daughter’s O.C.D.

I just read a mother’s account of her daughter’s diagnosis and treatment of obsessive-compulsive disorder. She described her own history of mental illness and the feelings that came up when having to handle her child’s disorder. Symptoms of OCD include: … Continue reading

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