The Harvard education professor Howard Gardner once advised Americans, "Learn from Finland, which has the most effective schools and which does just about the opposite of what we are doing in the United States."
Sacramento Residential Treatment Center on Watching What You Say
Someone with an addiction could use a little more sensitivity than most. Our Sacramento residential treatment center talks about what you shouldn't say.
Tips on making counseling a success story
As I mentioned in the last article, April is Counseling Awareness Month. After being a counselor for more than 10 years and visiting with many people about counseling, I came to the conclusion a long time ago that when people think of counseling, they think of sitting or laying on a couch and talking to someone who constantly asks "how does that make you feel."
How to Choose a Psychologist
When you need help from a trained, licensed professional, these tips can help you choose a psychotherapist and address the financial questions related to therapy.
News from United Counseling Service
The Psychiatric Medical Team (PMT) is the source for some of the essential services UCS provides to the community of Bennington County as well as the community of clients who come to UCS. They are a small team that help to support all the Divisions of UCS by providing medical treatments for psychiatric conditions and assure clinical standards of services are being maintained Who Is PMT? PMT is made up of nurses (LNAs, LPNs, RNs) and prescribers (APRNs and MDs). They work out of Battelle House, Atwood, Ledge Hill, CRT, and the Northshire office. The head of our team is the Medical Director, Alya Reeve. She reports to the CEO, Lorna Mattern, and the Board. So just what do they do? The nurses provide education to patients and staff about medications, healthy habits,…
How to Raise an Emotionally Resilient Child
Emotional resilience is the ability to bounce back from stressful or difficult moments. Learn how you can help your child develop this important skill by setting aside ten minutes each day.
17 helpful tips to transition your child with autism back to school
6. "Create a daily school schedule for your child. You may not know the exact routine, but even walking through one day may make your child feel more at ease."
31 Important Mental Health Tips You Should Try Right Now
Know that you deserve to get help.
Braised Chicken Thighs with Winter Vegetables
Home cooking doesn’t have to be difficult. After a long day of work, sometimes it’s tough to make your way to the kitchen to cook dinner, but with a little meal planning and some simple recipes, it definitely can be done! My favorite recipes tend to be those made in the slow cooker, sheet pan suppers, and one-pot meals. Easy to prep and easy to clean up, which is just my style.
Overcoming Depression: How Psychologists Help With Depressive Disorders
Depression is extreme sadness or despair that lasts more than days and affects people in different ways. Fortunately, depression is highly treatable.