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Arianna Huffington, Editor-in-Chief of The Huffington Post, talks about challenges she faced as a parent as her daughters struggled with eating disorders and drug abuse
Patricia O'Laughlin, Marriage & Family Therapist, shares advice for parents on how to best respond to your child when he or she asks about you or your spouse's affair
Patricia O'Laughlin, Marriage & Family Therapist, shares advice for parents on right things to tell their children after learning of your spouse's affair
Patricia O'Laughlin, Family, Marriage & Art Therapist, shares advice on how parents' affairs can have negative effects on your children
Peter Levine, PhD Author of Trauma Proofing Your Kids, explains explains what the signs of trauma in young kids are and how they differ from the signs in adults
Stuart E. Siegel, MD Director, Children's Hospital Los Angeles shares advice for parents with a child diagnosed with cancer on how to best support them when there is no... read more
Dresden Shumaker, Single Mom & Blogger, shares her story of how the online community supported her and her family when they fell on hard times in life
Dresden Shumaker, Single Mom & Blogger, shares advice for parents who went from financially secure to qualifying for food stamps on sources they can use to get help
Shepard Kopp, Esq. Criminal Defense Attorney, explains what typically determines the scale of punishment after a minor is convicted of a juvenile offense
Shepard Kopp, Esq. Criminal Defense Attorney, explains what happens when a teen is caught drinking and driving depending on various different circumstances
Shepard Kopp, Esq. Criminal Defense Attorney, shares advice for parents on the importance seeking advice from a lawyer as soon as your child is charged or suspected of... read more
Criminal Attorney Phiip Kent Cohen, Esq. shares advice for parents on how to help move on after their child has been in juvenile hall, including how to help your child... read more
Criminal Attorney, Phiip Kent Cohen, Esq. explains whether or not a child or teen can be sentenced to life in prison in the United States today
Philip Kent Cohen, Esq. Criminal Defense Attorney & Father, shares advice for parents on the best steps to take if your child is arrested
While a divorce affects all parties involved, the separation process is even more difficult with special-needs children.
As a major metropolitan area, the city of San Diego is home to people from many different countries around the world. With so much cross-cultural contact, the
Watch Louise Stanger, Ed.D, LCSW, BRI-II, CIP's video on Family dynamics with addicted individuals...
Watch Video: Having children at interventions by Louise Stanger, Ed.D, LCSW, BRI-II, CIP, ...
Watch Video: The process of an intervention by Louise Stanger, Ed.D, LCSW, BRI-II, CIP, ...
Psychologist Joshua Coleman talks about the difficult situation of trying to reconcile with your adult child who you have abused or neglected
Sex addiction expert Kenneth M. Adams, PhD offers advice to spouses of sex addicts when their partners are in denial
Sex addiction expert Kenneth M. Adams, PhD explains the basic tenets of sex addiction treatment
Sex addiction expert Kenneth M. Adams discusses the resources available to sex addicts and what to look for in a therapist
Pastor Jimmy Bartz offers hope and advice for parents dealing with stress, tragedy or life challenges
Tammy Nelson, PhD, offers advice on how parents can avoid the problem of triangulation when children find out about infidelity in a marriage
Tammy Nelson, PhD suggests ways to minimize the damage when kids find out about a parent's affair
Tammy Nelson, PhD explains what to do when your child tells you that your spouse is having an affair
Karen Khaleghi, PhD, discusses the challenges of the holiday season for those in recovery
Karen Khaleghi, PhD, offers advice for parents who have both a child and a spouse abusing drugs or alcohol
Ricki Lake, Actor & Producer, shares advice for parents on how to keep your family safe during a natural disaster and survive through it with your children
Erica Curtis, LMFT Marriage & Family Therapist, shares advice for parents on how art therapy can help their child after a traumatic event or experience
Pattie Mallette, New York Times Best Selling Author, shares advice for parents living on government assistance on how to help your family through the tough time
Rabbie Sherre Hirsch, Rabbi & Relationship Expert, shares advice for parents on handling your anger and what not to tell your kids after a spouse's affair
Rabbie Sherre Hirsch, Rabbi & Relationship Expert, shares advice for parents on the best things to do when your kids know about your spouse's affair
Patricia O'Laughlin, Marriage & Family Therapist, shares advice for parents who have had an affair and the best steps to take to try to make amends with your family
Patricia O'Laughlin, Marriage & Family Therapist, shares advice for parents following an affair on how to best move past it and help your kids with the transition
Patricia O'Laughlin, Family, Marriage & Art Therapist, shares advice for parents on how to tell if your child needs therapy after finding out about a parent's affair
Peter A. Levine, PhD Author of Trauma Proofing Your Kids, shares advice for parents on how to tell if their child is suppressing their feelings or has moved on in a... read more
Peter Levine, PhD Author of Trauma Proofing Your Kids, explains the manic experiencing approach and how it helps people experiencing trauma in their body
Peter Levine, PhD Author of Trauma Proofing Your Kids, shares advice for parents on when it is alright to let kids visit the scene of a traumatic experience
Peter Levine, PhD Developer of Somatic Experiencing, explains what "Somatic Experience" is and how it can help children and adults heal from trauma
Peter Levine, PhD Author, explains how the treatment for trauma changes depending on they type of trauma, and while all traumas are different, there is one common result
Maggie Kline, LMFT School Psychologist & Therapist, shares the main signs parents should look for after their child experiences a traumatic event to check for shock
Stuart E. Siegel, MD Director, Children's Hospital Los Angeles, shares advice for parents on how siblings can be affected when a child is diagnosed with cancer
Frederick Goodall, Blogger of "Mocha Dad", shares advice for parents on how they can stay strong and close when a child faces serious medical issues
Dresden Shumaker, Single Mom & Blogger, shares advice for people considering public assistance to let them know they're not alone and not to feel ashamed
Gary Dordick, Esq. Dad & Attorney, shares advice for parents on the best way to tell your kids that you or your spouse has been diagnosed with cancer
Shepard Kopp, Esq. Criminal Defense Attorney, shares advice for parents on the most common punishments for teens committing minor offenses
Shepard Kopp, Esq. Criminal Defense Attorney, shares advice for parents on what they should expect, depending on the seriousness of the crime, from the Juvenile court... read more
Shepard Kopp, Esq. Criminal Defense Attorney, shares advice for parents on what to expect if their teenager is charged with a serious crime
Shepard Kopp, Esq. Criminal Defense Attorney, explains what happens most commonly happens following a juvenile's arrest and charging with crimes
Philip Kent Cohen, Esq. Criminal Attorney, shares advice for parents on whether it's best to try to protect your child or let them be punished by the law if they get in... read more
Philip Kent Cohen, Esq. Criminal Attorney, explains what all parents should know about the juvenile court system before deciding to let them be punished by the law
Kathryn Elison, MSW Clinical Social WOrker, shares advice for parents with a hospitalized child on the best way to balance your family's life during the difficult period
Kathryn Elison, MSW Clinical Social Worker, shares advice for parents with a hospitalized child on how important and beneficial it is for them to remember to take care... read more
Kathryn Elison, MSW, shares the benefits of blogging during a family crisis and how it can help to express and process your emotions
Kathryn Elison, MSW Clinical Social Worker, shares advice for parents with a hospitalized child on how to be mindful of your child when allowing visitors to see him or... read more
Kathryn Elison, MSW Clinical Social Worker, shares advice for parents with a hospitalized child on how to be the best advocate possible for your child when they are sick
Kathryn Elison, MSW Cilinical Social Worker, shares advice for parents with a hospitalized child on who can help care for your child when you can't be present
Kathryn Elison, MSW Clinical Social Worker, explains how waiting can be one of the most difficult things when your child is hospitalized and shares advice on how to... read more
Kathryn Elison, MSW Clinical Social Worker, shares advice for parents with a terminally ill child on the best way to discuss death with them and comfort them
Kathryn Elison, MSW Clinical Social Worker, shares advice for parents with a hospitalized child on the best way to discuss the child's illness with him or her
Clinical Social Worker Kathryn Elison, MSW, shares advice for parents with a hospitalized child on how to help alleviate your child's loneliness and boredom in the... read more
Clinical Social Worker Kathryn Elison, MSW, shares advice for parents with a hospitalized child on the difficult task of how to discipline and parent your child who is... read more
Clinical Social Worker Kathryn Elison, MSW, shares advice for parents with a hospitalized child on how to speak up and communicate better with your child's doctor
Clinical Social Worker Kathryn Elison, MSW, shares advice for parents with a hospitalized child on get through the challenges of having a child in the hospital
Clinical Social Worker Kathryn Elison, MSW, shares advice for parents with a hospitalized child on what to do to make your child's hospital room more comfortable for them
Clinical Social Worker Kathryn Elison, MSW, shares advice for parents with a hospitalized child on the best way to talk with them about it
Clinical Social Worker Kathryn Elison, MSW, shares advice for parents with a hospitalized on additional support services to help their family and sick child
Kathryn Elison, MSW Clinical Social Worker, shares advice for parents with a hospitalized child on how the hospital staff can be a parent's best ally
Catherine Mogil, PsyD Family Trauma Therapist, shares advice for military parents on how they can help their children through the difficult time when their father or... read more
Catherine Mogil, PsyD Family Trauma Therapist, shares advice for parents on how to help their kids understand a traumatic family event and heal from it
Catherine Mogil, PsyD Family Trauma Therapist, shares advice for parents on how to best help their child through a traumatic family event
Heather Spohr, Blogger and Mom, shares advice for parents on the best ways they can help a friend with a child in the NICU
Michele Borba, EdD Educational Psychologist, shares advice for parents on the best ways to explain to your kids that you lost your job and the resulting questions they... read more
Mickey Guisewite, Parent With A Purpose, explains the effects that treatment for cancer can have on a child and shares advice to help them through it
Mickey Guisewite, Parent With A Purpose, shares advice for parents on the best ways to explain serious illnesses, such as cancer, to young children
Mickey Guisewite, Parent With A Purpose, shares advice for parents on how to best help their children deal with bullying after recovery from a serious illness
Learn about: Marriage stress caused by mentally ill child from Jay Gaylen,...
Learn about: Self-preservation in families dealing with mental illness from Jay Gaylen,...
Watch Video: Challenges of living with a mentally ill family member by Jay Gaylen, ...
View Juli Schneiderman's video on Explaining a displacement from home...
Watch Video: Dealing with family trauma by Juli Schneiderman, ...
Learn about: Dealing with your own emotions while protecting your child from Juli Schneiderman,...
Watch Video: Discussing tragedy with children by Juli Schneiderman, ...
Mickey Guisewite, Parent With A Purpose, shares advice for parents on the positive impacts her son's cancer had on his life following his recovery
Learn about: Returning to normal after childhood health crisis from Mickey Guisewite,...
Mickey Guisewite, Parent With A Purpose, shares advice for parents on how to adjust back to normal life after a child's recovery from a critical sickness
Mickey Guisewite, Parent With A Purpose, shares advice for parents with a critically sick child on how to find a silver lining in life during the difficult time
Mickey Guisewite, Parent With A Purpose, shares advice for parents of a child with a critical sickness on the importance of keeping a clear record of their treatments... read more
Amanda Knickerbocker, Blogger and Mom, shares advice for other parents of premature babies on how supporting sibling needs when your child is in the NICU
Michele Borba, EdD Educational Psychologist, shares advice for parents on how to explain financial cutbacks to kids and empower them to think of ways to save money
Mickey Guisewite, Parent With A Purpose, shares advice for parents with a child diagnosed with cancer on how to best support your child through their treatments
Mickey Guisewite, Parent With A Purpose, explains the impact of a child's cancer diagnosis has on your family and life and shares advice for getting through it
Mickey Guisewite, Parent With A Purpose, shares advice for parents on how to cope with the difficult news that your child has been diagnosed with cancer
Mickey Guisewite, Parent With A Purpose, shares advice for parents with a child diagnosed with cancer on how to help your family through the tough process
Mickey Guisewite, Parent With A Purpose, shares advice for parents on how the best way to help their child return to school after recovering from a long-term illness
Mickey Guisewite, Parent With A Purpose, shares advice for parents on how to balance the needs of their healthy kids and seriously ill child
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