A Friend by Any Other Name…

Friends make the world go 'round. They love us most when we deserve the least. They encourage, correct and inspire us to dream bigger--to be greater.  They are selfless and certifiably crazy; but we love 'em.  We need 'em to remind us how to love for real. 

Struck Down But Not Destroyed: Understanding Depression and Children

First things first. I am NOT a psychologist, psychiatrist or any other clinical "ist." I do NOT have a medical degree or list of impressive accolades behind my name nor have I ever been published in a medical or scientific journal. But what I do have are eyes that can see into the soul--the place … Continue reading Struck Down But Not Destroyed: Understanding Depression and Children

Understanding How Boys and Girls Think

Boys and Girls: They Are Different Because They Think Different As a parent of both a male and female child, I've learned a powerful truth: boys and girls are different. Not the most profound thing you've heard today, I know. Still, aside from the obvious anatomical differences, boys and girls differ in a very unique … Continue reading Understanding How Boys and Girls Think