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How Sick is "Sick Enough?"

10 pounds made the difference between actually living and simply surviving.

Defense Mechanisms

"When children are faced with pain and anxiety in their developmental years, they develop defense mechanisms to cut off that…


Beware of the Soulmate Myth

The Fantasy Bond Behind the Myth of the Soulmate I know people who say their ultimate relationship goal is finding…

Are You Expecting Too Much from Your Partner?

These 7 ways we over-rely on our partner can seriously hurt our relationship.

5 Ways to Rewrite Your Breakup Story and Feel Better

How to make sense of and feel better about a breakup.


Mr. Rogers is Right: Secure Attachment Allows for Growth After Trauma

Childhood is a critical time for discovering and enhancing the secure attachment ideally built in the early years of a…

The Myth of a Perfect Mother

This Mother’s Day was the 40th one that I have celebrated as a mother.

What Kids Really Need from Their Parents

Being a parent comes with a lot of pressure to do right by our kids.

How to Raise Emotionally Healthy Children

Presenter: Lisa Firestone, Ph.D.

    In this Webinar:  As parents, we pay attention to our children’s physical wellness, never missing a symptom or a check-up. However, how attuned are we to the emotional health of our children? How well do our children deal with stress? How well do we address their tantrums or the turbulence they undergo in…
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11 Ways to Ease Your Anxious Mind

August 28, 2019
    In this Webinar: It’s time to stop letting anxiety rule you. In this program, Elisha Goldstein invites you…Learn More

What You Can Do to Save a Life from Suicide

Sep. 10, 2019
    In this Webinar: There’s nothing more concerning than the worry that someone you care about may be suicidal.…Learn More

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Changing Sense of Identity

    In this Webinar:  Our perception of who we are starts to form very early in our lives. This…Learn More

A Way Out of Loneliness

    In this Webinar: Learn about the psychological roots of loneliness. Overcome the critical inner voice that perpetuates feelings…Learn More