February 19, 2020

Below is a handy list of ten things you can do to help prevent relationship violence. It is important to note that while you can take steps to protect yourself from domestic violence, it is the abuser’s responsibility for the abuse. If your partner hurts you physicall...

February 4, 2020

How do you know if your teen is subject to be a victim of teen dating violence (TDV)?  Would you know the signs?  How well do you know about the person who spends a great deal of time with your teen?  Truthfully, no parent can conclusively say that they know their teen...

April 3, 2019

Transition for anyone can be tough.  We were forced to abruptly move office locations due to no fault of our own.  We tried to make our existing circumstances work, but we all quickly realized we no longer had comfort in the place we once called home.  The process was...

May 24, 2018

Teach your kids to notice what is going on with the peers around them.  Teach them to widen their circle and invite others in who they feel are disconnected and showing signs of emotional suffering.  If you have questions please call us at 910-860-9787 or visit our web...

September 1, 2017

Did you know that were over 700,000 reported cases of child abuse in 2014 (cdc.gov)?  That means there are thousands of more cases that have not been reported.  Abuse can be physical, emotional, or sexual.  It is not always made apparent and often is kept a secret thro...

May 16, 2017

Have you ever wondered… should I be a foster parent? Is fostering for me? Do I have time?

If so, then please allow me to shed a little light on these questions for you. Being a foster parent is one of the most intricate, yet, rewarding jobs I have ever done. Becoming a...

April 21, 2017

When Fear Grips you by the Throat 

Anxiety:  Fear from anticipation of future threats with a behavioral disturbance.  Doesn’t happen now but could possible happen later. 

Anticipating a scenario is a valuable skill.  It allows you to plan and prepare to devise...

April 14, 2017

What is emotional question?  We should first examine the word “emotions”.  Your emotions are psychological and physical response to an experience or an event.

The way you subjectively view your circumstance determines how your mood will respond to that ev...

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