Code Red: What are we doing to our kids?

Secondary traumatic stress is the emotional duress that results when an individual hears about the firsthand trauma experiences of another. Each year more than 10 million children in the United States endure the trauma of abuse, violence, natural disasters, and other adverse events. These experiences can give rise to significant emotional and behavioral problems that […]

Practicing Family

I tell my kids to practice a lot. Practice Violin Practice Piano Practice Reading Practice Breast Stroke, Diving, Freestyle, Butterfly, Flip Turns Practice Addition, Subtraction, Multiplication, Division Practice Spelling Practice Kicking, Catching, Throwing (whatever the sport season requires) Practice Ballet That’s a lot of practicing, and yes I realize how high maintenance this makes me […]