By Margarita Tartakovsky, MS Associate Editor, PsychCentral.com Psychotherapist Jenifer Hope, LCPC, has worked with many families whose biggest concern is detachment. They feel as though they’re forgetting who their loved ones really are. They don’t have time to get to know their children. “They feel isolated within their own family because everyone is so busy, […]
Wealth Matters by Paul Sullivan Easing the Transition From One Nanny to the Next Over the last 12 years, Donna Levin has come to know exactly what she needs in a nanny: someone on her way to or in graduate school who has an interest in children and a flexible class schedule. But given that […]
In DC (and in many other cities) there seems to be a lack of time. We are all rushing to work, school and back home again. What can we parents do to slow things down to be there for our kids and family? Read on to learn more in this article I wrote a while back for the National Association of Social Worker’s Help Starts Here.
Every family has its own rituals from birthdays to the first day of school. But what can parents do when they decide to separate or get divorced? Check out this post I wrote for ‘On Parenting,’ a Washington Post blog where I highlight some advice from separated and divorced parents operating their own spin on celebrating happily with family.