Understanding Childhood Depression: A Depth Psychological Perspective (Part 2)

Johnny: A Hypothetical Case of Depressive Symptoms This week, we continue our exploration of our hypothetical teenage boy, Johnny. While in our previous segment, Johnny was somewhat recluse to himself … Continue reading Understanding Childhood Depression: A Depth Psychological Perspective (Part 2)

Understanding Childhood Depression: A Depth Psychological Perspective

A Hypothetical Case Presentation John is a 16-year-old male that has been recently home-schooled due to the COVID 19 pandemic. In 10th grade, John’s academics were superb, he made the … Continue reading Understanding Childhood Depression: A Depth Psychological Perspective

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Practical Parenting: I’m Bored

I think it’s necessary to let kids get bored once in a while – that’s how they learn to be creative. Kim Raver My son recently came to me the … Continue reading Practical Parenting: I’m Bored

Practical Parenting: Why Do We Hold Onto Past Hurt?

Why Do We Hold Onto Past Hurt In this VLOG on Practical Parenting, Dr. Tom explores the reason why we hold onto past hurts. No, this is not a down … Continue reading Practical Parenting: Why Do We Hold Onto Past Hurt?

Inspiration: Education – A Journey of Hope & Faith

Inspiration Education is the key to unlocking the world, a passport to freedom. — Oprah Winfrey Intelligence plus character—that is the true goal of education — Dr. Martin Luther King, … Continue reading Inspiration: Education – A Journey of Hope & Faith

The Psychology Perspective: Thanksgiving for Newly Divorced Parents

Inspirational Quote After having children, life becomes about living beyond yourself; about being bigger and better. Jaclyn Smith The Psychology Perspective In this quote, Jaclyn Smith reminds us that when … Continue reading The Psychology Perspective: Thanksgiving for Newly Divorced Parents

Mountains — River of Word Flow

I would highly recommend this book. Richard is a great story teller, in the tradition of the journeys we all undertake to navigate this story called life.

Screen time and the Communication Breakdown: Does it Have to Be?

Screen Time and Communication Breakdown: exploring the wonderful poem of Richard Thomas

Civility in Social Media: The Lessons We Can Learn From Children

Civility in Social Media: Thank Even Your Critics. At least they paid attention.

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Practical Parenting: Childhood Anxiety and What to Do About It!

Do Your Kids Ever Get Anxious? Ever Wonder How to Help Them. Dr. Tom Explores.

CREATE – Opening the Door to Healthy Communication with Your Children

  Have problems communicating with your children? We all do! Dr. Tom explores ways to overcome communication barriers with your child in order to promote positive values and healthy psychological … Continue reading CREATE – Opening the Door to Healthy Communication with Your Children

Practical Parenting: Dr. Tom Speaks on Fostering Children’s Dreams Forward