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The Unthinkable

Friday, May 31, 2013
By Jackie White Shaw, MED, LPC, LMFT For most of us, the idea of the sexual abuse of a child is "unthinkable". Although it is very painful to hear that a child may have been abused in this way, i Read More

He Said, She Said

Thursday, May 30, 2013
By Belinda Crosier, M.E., LPC To expand on the previous article regarding the marital relationship, lets look further at the role of communication in satisfactory relationships. When embarking up Read More

Codependency: Caring Overtime

Thursday, May 30, 2013
By Belinda Crosier, M.E., LPC Now that the holidays are over, the Christmas decorations are put away and our schedules are returning to a lesser frenzy, we're all basking in happy memories of the Read More

Learning Disabilities

Thursday, May 30, 2013
By Belinda Crosier, M.E., LPC Few things are as gratifying or comforting as knowing our child enjoys and is successful in school. It's a much different experience if ours is the child who is stru Read More

When Food is the Enemy - Part 1

Thursday, May 30, 2013
By Belinda Crosier As the holidays approach, most of us eagerly anticipate sharing tantalizing holiday foods with those near and dear to us. For the person with anorexia or bulimia, however, the  Read More

3 Rs: Move over for the 3 Ds!

Thursday, May 30, 2013
By Belinda Crosier, M.E., LPC In the face of impulsive or thoughtless behavior by a teenager, many parents find themselves succumbing to the 3 Rs: rant, rave & rescue. This refers to any leng Read More

Risky Business

Thursday, May 30, 2013
By Belinda Crosier Risk-taking is one of the double-edged swords of development and an area in which parents are eternally trying to find the balance between encouraging healthy risks and pre Read More

Who's This Alien That's Invaded My Child's Body????

Tuesday, May 28, 2013
By: Belinda Crosier If you're a parent, it will probably happen. One day you'll find your formerly adoring, sweet-tempered child has adopted strange, new behaviors and communicates by exasperated Read More

Edmond Life and Leisure Article

Wednesday, May 15, 2013
By Quinton Ellis, M.S., LPC Summer is fast approaching and everyone I know seems just thrilled about that. I do not share their enthusiasm. Summer is, in fact, the winter of my personal disconten Read More

Parenting is a Year Round Sport!

Saturday, April 13, 2013
By Sheila Stinnett, LPC As we progress through the spring months and the school year comes to a close, it is important to remember that in our job as parents we get no vacations. As students escap Read More

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