• Call Now: 405.341.3554
  • Connect

Edmond Family Counseling Articles

Articles by the Counselors at Edmond Family Counseling

Sheila’s Self Care Quarterly Check Up

Thursday, April 19, 2018
After making a commitment during 2018 to actively participate in self-investment by finding two days per month to specifically devote to meeting my own needs, I feel compelled to provide a first q Read More

Invest in Yourself

Thursday, January 25, 2018
by Sheila Stinnett, Executive Director I have recently become focused on the idea of investment. Maybe it’s because I am in my fifties and my thinking has shifted toward retirement or mayb Read More

Being a Chronic Procrastinator

Thursday, August 13, 2015
By Sheila Stinnett As the last days of summer are upon us, I would like to discuss a behavior which continually haunts me, is unproductive and generally just makes me feel bad, my urge to  Read More

Smartphones: Toy or Tool for Kids

Saturday, April 19, 2014
By Sheila Stinnett, LPC Do you consider your child’s smartphone or mobile device a toy or a tool? With advances in technology a phone in the hand of a child is not just a hand held video gam Read More

Less is More When Dealing with Stress

Wednesday, November 13, 2013
By Sheila Stinnett, LPC I read an interesting blog the other day about the Voluntary Simplicity Movement. This site was filled with the positive testimonials of individuals and families who have m Read More

Fear of Back to School

Wednesday, July 24, 2013
By Sheila Stinnett, LPC As the last few days of summer wind down, thousands of elementary children ready themselves for their return back to the classroom. During this count down to the big &ldquo 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

Recent Posts


History What is domestic violence Belinda Crosier Great Depression Stress Parenting Captain of Your Ship Gender Roles Disability Death Edmond Municipal Court Childhood depression Fear Character Development When Teens Should Get a Cell Phone Mental Health Disciplining Teens Therapy School Chores for Teens Ben Carson College Age Children Bullying Anger Gun violence and mental health Help for panic and anxiety Summer How many sessions do I need ADHD Siblings in Conflict Unemployment Hanna Baker Americans with Disabilities Act Heroin Crisis Feldman and Kravetz Positive Reinforcement Decision-Making Emotional Development Learning Disabilites Enabling Adult Children Snapchat How long should counseling take Divorce Teen Drug Use Communicating with your child fads National Drug Threat Assessment Summary Facebook Drug Abuse 13 Reasons Why NOT Jay Asher Joshua and Rebecca Weigel Reading self-sabotage Newsletter Parenting with purpose Prescription Drugs Legalization of Marijuana Micro-aggression Oklahoma drug use Panic Call of Duty Summer time parenting Support Group Teenage Boys John Goetz Parenting Teenagers Managing substance abuse Depression and social media The Martian Movie Relationships The Martian Book Helen Keller Darcy McConnell Sexual Abuse spring Changing Problem Behavior Organization Twitter How to detect signs of depression Bias and memory Trauma Teens and Time Management Edmond Goal Setting 13 Reasons Why Opiods 710 Risk taking Scapegoating Jackie Shaw College School Anxiety Grounded Hope Drinking in high school Presidential debate Impact of Suicide Panic Disorder Social anxiety Retirement Time Management Seniors Panic attacks Suicide Prevention Recommendations How to talk to your kids about terrorism Golden Child parenting college age kids diet Funding Unemployment and depression Amanda Percival Domestic violence resources responsibility Child Development Isolation in teens Underage Drinking Teen Jobs Discipline Adult Children ADA Girl Strong high school Fidget Spinners personal growth Marriage THE PALEO DIET Codependency Early Treatment of Depression Suicide Prevention for Teens Negative Thinking Setting Boundaries with Adult Children Sanjay Gupta Food Allergies privilege Depression Community Suicide Prevention Programs Teenage Development United States Drug Enforcement Agency Setting Boundaries for Your Teen Marriage counseling Parenting through Divorce College Transitions Peers James Dobson Anxiety How prevalent is domestic violence World Health Organization Conflict MEDITERRANEAN DIET David Feldman Spanking Michael Jackson Drugs Microagression list Annie Sullivan Procrastination GirlStrong The Miracle Worker What Matters Most Program Quinton Ellis Family Theory Prom The Amazing Race Communicating with your teen Children Supersurvivors Butane Honey Oil Sheila Stinnett How to control panic attacks How do children process trauma Will counseling work quickly Dr. Rhonda Patrick Teenage perception of drug use Learning How to recognize domestic violence Culture Teen Parenting Summer Plans for Teens Parkland Shooter Normalcy Bong gadgets What to do when you are laid off Why did the system fail Limitations of counseling 5 Love Languages Alcohol Edmond drug use Suicide Entitlement Syndrome Donald Miller Teen Suicide Tumblr Elizabeth Loftus Political Correctness Prom guidelines for teens Co-Parenting Class Retirement Planning Dr. Ben Carson Technology Misconceptions of Smoking Marijuana Co-Parenting Detox Diet How common are panic attacks Confidentiality Speaker Listener Technique Mild-Depression Self-Esteem Exercise treatment for depression AARP Emotions Family Roles Audrey Woods Medical Use of Marijuana in Oklahoma Parenting and Cell Phones Oklahoma Department of Human Services Working Parents Butane Hask Oil Marijuana Heroin in the Suburbs Political bias Tetra-Amelia Syndrome Edmond Family Counseling HB 2249 Movies for Teens Schedule 1 Drug Teen Safety Divorce with minor children Links between unemployment and depression What Really Matters HK pen Twenty Somethings Teens and cell phones Positive Illusions Grandparents as parents Back to School bucket list Social Media Prom safety Developmentally appropriate strategies for grief counseling Choices Happiness Wax Grandparenting Communication techniques for couples Instagram Addiction Andy Weir Lee Daniel Kravetz Parent peer pressure Oklahoma Statute on Marijuana Teens Use of Technology Ridley Scott Boundaries Terrorism and children brain Waxing Disasters Nutrition and stress Substance Abuse Chad McCoy goals Cell Phones New year’s resolution DIY Marriage counseling Mayme White Miller Young Adults Independent Living Positive Thinking College Campus Edmond Character Council Eating Disorder Teens and Smartphones How to manage anxiety Aggregated News for Teens Self Image Communication Bias Family Systems Theory Dating Grandparent Initiative Strong Willed Child Role Models Teenagers Divorce School Holiday stress Brain Research Millenials Drug Use The Butterfly Circus Al McCormick Holidays non-verbal communication Self Investment THE KETOGENIC DIET Consequences Personality Test Apps for Teens Prevention Is therapy forever Affluenza The Golden Years Freshman Year Child Abuse


Call Us Now!