While my blogs haven’t been as frequent, I have been posting almost daily to the Relationship Solutions Center, P.C. Facebook page (@RelationshipSolutionsCenter). Hopefully, you have seen me there. If not, please “follow me” and my posts will show up in your feed. I also invite
When filling in your new calendar, start with the fixed, non-negotiable events, including: · Birthdays/Holidays · Consistent monthly weekly/monthly meetings · School calendar (days off, testing dates, etc.) · Standing volunteer commitments Then, you can start adding in additional activities.  And, finally, you are ready to add in activity
Over the weekend, I read Know My Name: A Memoir by Chanel Miller for one of my book clubs. It is probably one of the most powerful books I’ve ever read. Chanel was originally known to us as Emily Doe, the 2015 sexual assault victim
Over the past two weeks, I have had many conversations about racism and what I have noticed is we need to begin by understanding racial identity development.  People of all skin colors and races go through an unconscious process of seeing themselves as having a
Just hours ago, the Supreme Court released their landmark decision to extend protection to folks who identify as gay, lesbian or transgender under Title VII of the Civil Rights Act. The key to making this decision was interpretation of the word “sex.”  In the past,
I have been chatting with Dr. Ragsdale over the past couple of days. His letter was shared via the Illinois Psychological Association listserv. I found it very powerful. With many of my sessions this week focusing on processing George Floyd’s murder, I continue to seek
What happens to divorcing couples in the middle of a pandemic?Where can parents go for help with custody disputes when the courts are closed?Families are in crisis, and they don’t know where to turn. Collaborative Practice is an internationally-recognized method created to help divorcing couples,
I had planned on writing about grief later in the month, but after my 99-year-old grandmother passed on Sunday, I decided it makes more sense for me to talk about grief now. “Grief is what we feel inside. Mourning is what we experience and show