Grieving during the holidays
Grieving is always hard, and even more so during special
times like the holidays. We gathered together some links that are helpful,
including news about a summer conference especially for widows that promises to
be a very positive and healing experience.
Video game addiction
Does this term apply to you or someone you love? The answer
may surprise you. We've gathered information from both professionals and
gamers on how to distinguish a hobby from an addiction.
Put yourself on a “stress diet”
Are you feeling overloaded and overwhelmed by the stresses
around you? Deborah Tucker suggests rationing your input of stress,
and gives some helpful suggestions for how to do so.
The Gift of Time
“Stress management” and “time management” go hand in
hand. Shiro Torquato, our clinical psychologist, has some great suggestions
for managing the “evening mayhem” at home.
What is Play Therapy? Is it right for my child?
Maureen Kaye, a licensed MFT and Registered Play Therapist,
is the right person to ask. She explains what play therapy is, why it
helps, and who may benefit from it.
Meet our new therapists
In our last newsletter issue, we welcomed
Maureen Kaye and Jeff Kropp. We are also
pleased to welcome Maria di Battista, MA,
MFT. She is available on Saturdays, and is bilingual in Spanish.
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