03
JUL
2018
rainy day family bonding activities

Raindrops Keep Falling: 5 Fun (and Free) Rainy Day Family Bonding Activities

It’s summertime. The sun is shining, and the kids are out of school for a few months. Fun and free family activities are easy to come by, no matter what part of the country you’re in. There are free music festivals, food and dining events, cultural celebrations, and any amount of...
08
APR
2018
helping children through divorce

helping children through divorce: advice from our child counselors

You had and you held your husband or wife, for better or for worse, in sickness and in health. But when “I do” turns into “I don’t,” it creates a mess of emotions for you… and also for your children. As a parent, your job is twofold: to find healthy coping strategies for your own...
31
JUL
2017
family therapeutic activities

we are family: strengthen your bond with these family therapeutic activities

Life, in and of itself, is hectic. But add a few kids, a couple of careers, some extracurricular activities, deadlines, business trips, nutritious meal planning, and, well, “hectic” becomes “utter chaos.” But “utter chaos” is not the ideal environment for quality family bonding...
25
MAY
2017
child and family therapy

child and family therapy | the role of the family in child counseling

It takes a village to raise a child. Never has that old adage been more true than in child and family therapy. Children with mental or behavioral health issues require a lot of support, and not just from a therapist or counselor – from the entire family unit, too. Encouraging...