ADHD & Childhood Development: The Good, the Bad, & the Ugly

In this video, I explore ADHD & how Big Pharma is poisoning our kids, ruining their future, by exploiting them for $$$ by pumping them full of amphetamines instead of … Continue reading ADHD & Childhood Development: The Good, the Bad, & the Ugly

Advance Confidently In The Direction of Your Dreams

The Stockton Therapy Network provides analytically based Mental Health, Psychotherapy, Counseling, Psychology, and Personal Coaching Services for Children, Adolescents, Individuals, & Families in Stockton, CA. We also specialize in various … Continue reading Advance Confidently In The Direction of Your Dreams

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A Developmental Theory of Jungian Psychology

The History between Hermann Hesse and Carl Jung The psychological theories of Carl Gustav Jung share a common history with the writing of Siddhartha. Hesse (2002) began work on this story … Continue reading A Developmental Theory of Jungian Psychology

Myths around Fatherhood, Divorce, & Child Custody

Maples Family Law provides quality legal help for fathers in Stockton and greater San Joaquin County California.

Turn Off, Tune Out, and Drop In: Media, Politics, and the Social Spin Cycle as Symptom & Dream?

Most of our world is mind-spin. The power of wisdom is to wake us to the direct experiences of things as they are. It dispels our drowsy blindness and allows … Continue reading Turn Off, Tune Out, and Drop In: Media, Politics, and the Social Spin Cycle as Symptom & Dream?

Through the Looking Glass: Dreaming, Development, and Getting Back to Even

In this essay, I explore from a depth psychological perspective our growing growing inability to dream, its effects on childhood development, current social woes, and what parents can do to help their children heal during this age of division.

Working with Your Children’s Emotions

  A child’s imagination is limitless. Their emotions are no different. However, unlike their adult counterparts, children have not had the experience of learning effective ways to deal with the rising … Continue reading Working with Your Children’s Emotions

Navigating Childhood Development: Ever Want Your Child to be Better Off than You?

Childhood is a rough time. Sit back, relax, take a deep breath, and go inside, to those fond memories you once had as a child. Examine the great times that … Continue reading Navigating Childhood Development: Ever Want Your Child to be Better Off than You?

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The Little Question with Big Answers: Developing Meaning in Life.

How do we make meaning in life. Take control over your destiny and determine the direction you want to take in your life.

Getting Your Groove Back: Tending the Emotional Garden Post Divorce — Maples Family Law, Inc.

  “This feels like the end. Everything we had worked hard for is now gone. My life, as I know it, is over. Divorce is the pits. I don’t know … Continue reading Getting Your Groove Back: Tending the Emotional Garden Post Divorce — Maples Family Law, Inc.

Perceiving Happiness: Wandering the Dark Meadow

Many eyes go through the Meadow, but few see the Flower in it. (Ralph Waldo Emerson) In what oftentimes seems a fool-hearted journey to find balance between work and play, … Continue reading Perceiving Happiness: Wandering the Dark Meadow

Finding Balance: The Elusive Art of Cultivating Happiness

“When I was 5 years old, my mother always told me that happiness was the key to life. When I went to school, they asked me what I wanted to … Continue reading Finding Balance: The Elusive Art of Cultivating Happiness