Mom’s Blog Contribution: Is Your Child Begging For A Cellphone?

Should My Child Get A Cell Phone

If your child doesn’t have a cellphone yet, he or she is sure to be starting a campaign for one in the upcoming years! How do you know when they are ready? Or maybe a better question would be, “How do you know when you are ready?” I’ve posed a few questions to consider on…

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Flipping The Script On Resolutions

New Year Resolutions

January tends to be a time for reflection and resolutions. While building our weaknesses is a noble endeavor, why not consider your best friend from high school’s advice in your yearbook to “stay the same,” at least in a couple of areas? 5 Resolutions To Keep Doing In 2020 1) Own Your Strengths We teach…

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Friday 5: Mental Wellness

Friday Five: Elevate Counseling Links

Check out what we’ve been reading to support your mental health: If your idea of self-care is solely exercising until you are drenched in sweat or pushing yourself to the brink of exhaustion you could be at risk of burn-out. Check out this article about the art of, doing nothing, or what the Dutch call…

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What “Giftedness” Is (And What It Isn’t)

Elevate Counseling: What is giftedness

As a psychotherapist who specializes in Giftedness, I can attest to the confusion that abounds regarding the term.  I’m not just speaking to parents of gifted children, but gifted adults as well. Being gifted in a specific area can certainly make some things easier (oh to be able to actually understand those IKEA building instructions…

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