Mindfulness for ADHD

Mindfulness for ADHD

If a child has high levels of energy and an inability to remain focused it is often diagnosed as Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD).  When my own first-born son showed these symptoms in preschool and kindergarten back in the late 1990’s the teachers...
Little Children – Great Teachers

Little Children – Great Teachers

 When I was starting out my career as a professional counselor years ago, I dove head first into developing a specialty working with preschool age children. I developed a program called P.E.E.P (preschool emotion education program) and implemented the program in two...
National Play Therapy Week!

National Play Therapy Week!

(this photo is not of an actual client) It is National Play Therapy Week February 3 through February 10! Play therapy has been the cornerstone of my professional experience and now much of my work is mentoring, training and supervising therapists in the practice of...
Mission Statement for a Parent

Mission Statement for a Parent

In my years of leading parenting workshops and supporting parents in family counseling the most important aspect of these workshops and sessions is helping parents get clear on creating a mission statement for the very important job of raising their children.   I...