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Archive for September, 2009

HELPING YOUR CHILD CLARIFY WHAT IS MOST IMPORTANT

While I was growing up, no one asked me what was most important to me. Instead, I was told what I should value. End of story. My father told me that higher education was important and told me I had no choice in the matter. There were other standards I was told I must accept […]

September 27th, 2009
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ONE HUNDRED PERCENT RESPONSIBLE

I heard someone say once that I have to be willing to take 100 % of the responsibility for making my relationships work. I’ve also heard it said, “If it is to be, it is up to me and only me.” In other words, when it comes to relationships, I should be able to give […]

September 19th, 2009
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HELPING YOUR CHILD ACHIEVE

Diane* was a beautiful 18 year old patient of mine who told me she was harshly criticized by one of her co-workers. She felt devastated that anyone would accuse her of something that was not true. She was unable to shake the guilt she felt. She felt resentful toward her coworker and could not find […]

September 13th, 2009
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HELPING YOUR CHILD SUCCEED

I brace myself at the start of school every year. I get so many calls from parents concerned that there is something wrong with their child. The teachers call them complaining that the child is not focusing, or listening. The child blurts out in class. The child continues to talk to his or her neighbor and interrupts the teacher’s […]

September 6th, 2009
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