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The holiday blues are real, and counselors can help

December 7, 2016

The holidays can be a particularly challenging time, especially for those who are grieving the loss of a loved one or struggle with anxiety, depression or other mental illness.   Counselors can provide support and guidance to those who are struggling through this season, from introducing coping techniques to dealing with loneliness or family tensions.…continue reading

Adopting across racial lines

By Laurie Meyers December 5, 2016

For decades, white Americans have adopted children of color here in the United States and from other countries such as South Korea, Guatemala, China and Ethiopia. In many cases, these children are raised in white families with no awareness of the culture they came from. This was particularly true in the past, says licensed professional…continue reading