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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

Making Resolutions vs. Making Resolutions Happen

Friday, December 28, 2012
By Belinda Crosier Something about the dawning of a brand new year seems to stir in us that urge for new-ness in other areas of our lives as well; hence the birth of New Year's resolutions a new  Read More

Support Your Kids Through Thick & Thin

Monday, October 01, 2012
By Darcy McConnell, M.Ed., LADC, LPC The month of October has been a busy month at EFC. School started in August and some were off to college while others were another year closer to high school  Read More

Back to School

Friday, August 10, 2012
By Belinda Crosier, M.E., LPC Once again, summer has flown & the schoolhouse doors will soon reopen. There is something innately liberating about summer less regimented schedules & more f Read More

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