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Featured Blog: Mindful Parenting Nurtures Healthy Attachment

Pilar Placone, Ph.D

Children who feel connected to their primary caretakers do better in their lives.

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Therese Borchard

Suffering is the rubble on which success is built.

Blogs & Webinars (Recent - Older)

  1. 11/02/2009

    Parenting a Struggling Teen: Forming a United Front

    • By: Frederic Reamer Ph.D.
    • Parents of a struggling teen sometimes find it difficult to coordinate their parenting styles and strategies.  In two-parent families, it is extremely ...

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  2. 10/30/2009

    The Birth of Attachment Theory

    • By: Jessica Zucker, Ph.D.
    • John Bowlby began his clinical observations of attachment behavior in the 1960s while working in a home for maladjusted boys.  Two relationships in ...

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  3. Boo! Enjoying Roller Coasters and Surviving Panic Attacks

    • By: Dr. Paula Bloom
    • Last weekend as we walked around the Halloween section picking out costumes, I wondered how it is that my kids, who insist on sleeping with a night-light ...

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  4. 10/27/2009

    Parenting tips

    • By: Frederic Reamer Ph.D.
    • Parents of struggling teens often find it challenging to find the best way to respond. It may help to keep the following tips in mind.∗

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  5. Happiness exercise: How to overcome perfectionism

    • By: Senia Maymin, MAPP
    • “When I was a little girl, I did well at things – like sports and math and science and English – and I got little bits of praise, and everybody thought I ...

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  6. 10/26/2009

    Testing, testing: How does living together affect a marriage?

    • By: Thomas Bradbury, Ph.D.
    • Statistically, your 26 year-old daughter is fast approaching the average age for marriage in the United States. One day she tells you that she and her ...

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  7. 10/22/2009

    Pornography and Attachment

    • By: Jessica Zucker, Ph.D.
    • Here is a glimpse into my dissertation research, which explores the vicissitudes of the mother-daughter attachment relationship through the lens of women ...

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  8. Accessing faith through treating depression

    • By: Dr. Paula Bloom
    • “I don’t believe in medication, I have faith and just need to be more connected to God.” I hear this a lot. Faith and spirituality can be powerful sources ...

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  9. 10/20/2009

    What's the difference between depression and manic depression?

    • By: John Grohol Psy.D.
    • Sometimes people are confused about the differences between clinical depression and manic depression. And it’s no wonder — they both have the word ...

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  10. How to be the best athlete, singer, entrepreneur, mom, etc.

    • By: Senia Maymin, MAPP
    • So you know you’re pretty good at something, but you want to get better. What do you do? You might take classes, you might ask friends for improvement ...

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