Articles and Other Reading

When Someone You Love Is Grieving: How to Really Help By Angie Schultz

When Someone You Love Is Grieving: How to Really Help By Angie Schultz “The friend who can be silent with us in a moment of despair or confusion, who can stay with us in an hour of grief and bereavement, who can tolerate not knowing, not curing, not healing and face with us the reality of… Read More When Someone You Love Is Grieving: How to Really Help By Angie Schultz

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A child’s bad behavior isn’t ‘attention-seeking.’ She’s seeking a relationship By Tamar Jacobson, early childhood development and education consultant

A child’s bad behavior isn’t ‘attention-seeking.’ She’s seeking a relationship. How does a young child express to adults their fear of abandonment or their longing for more of us, if not by seeking our attention? June 9, 2019, 4:31 AM EDT By Tamar Jacobson, early childhood development and education consultant As an educator of early childhood… Read More A child’s bad behavior isn’t ‘attention-seeking.’ She’s seeking a relationship By Tamar Jacobson, early childhood development and education consultant

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Resilience Guide for Parents & Teachers from the American Psychological Association

  Resilience Guide for Parents & Teachers from the American Psychological Association We tend to idealize childhood as a carefree time, but youth alone offers no shield against the emotional hurts and traumas many children face. Children can be asked to deal with problems ranging from adapting to a new classroom to bullying by classmates… Read More Resilience Guide for Parents & Teachers from the American Psychological Association

Book Recommendations

Book of the Month: On Death & Dying, What the dying have to teach doctors, nurses, clergy & their own families by Kubler-Ross

Therapist’s Pick/Book of the Month Therapist: Dawn Krull MA, MS, TLLP Theme: Death and Dying On Death & Dying, What the dying have to teach doctors, nurses, clergy & their own families is a hard emotional read, but very well worth it. It is especially beneficial for individuals who work in professions where end of… Read More Book of the Month: On Death & Dying, What the dying have to teach doctors, nurses, clergy & their own families by Kubler-Ross

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What I wish my friends had said to me after my mom died by Chelsea Gray Nov 20, 2018

It’s hard to know what to say to a friend who is grieving. Here’s what you should keep in mind. “How are you doing?” This is the question I heard relentlessly from friends, co-workers, and acquaintances after my mom died. Most of the time, I wanted to respond with “I have zero fucking clue.” Some moments, I… Read More What I wish my friends had said to me after my mom died by Chelsea Gray Nov 20, 2018

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3 Life-Changing Steps to Chill Your Stressed-Out Brain, By: Bryan E. Robinson Ph.D., [psychologytoday.com], Two Paths Integrative Wellness, LLC, Farmington Hills, MI 48834

How to Rewire and Stay Cool Under Pressure Posted Oct 28, 2018 If you’re like most people, you might not even know about your own brain, and yet your brain is who you are. It is the boss of your mind and body. So it’s important to know what it’s up to, especially when you’re under… Read More 3 Life-Changing Steps to Chill Your Stressed-Out Brain, By: Bryan E. Robinson Ph.D., [psychologytoday.com], Two Paths Integrative Wellness, LLC, Farmington Hills, MI 48834

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The Latest Way to Conquer Social Anxiety Uses a New Mindset, By: Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D., [psychologytoday.com], Two Paths Integrative Wellness LLC, Farmington Hills, MI 48334

A new study suggests putting a ban on the thoughts that heighten social anxiety. Posted Oct 20, 2018 You’ve been invited to a dinner with people you don’t know very well. The boss has put you on a guest list intended to wine and dine new customers, or a friend has asked you to attend… Read More The Latest Way to Conquer Social Anxiety Uses a New Mindset, By: Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D., [psychologytoday.com], Two Paths Integrative Wellness LLC, Farmington Hills, MI 48334

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How to Deal with the Exhaustion of Grief, Two Paths Integrative Wellness, LLC, Farmington Hills, MI 48334

Submitted by Gman8361  | February 17, 2017 Original article posted here on Grief Toolbox “I’m tired all the time. I can barely put one foot in front of the other. Bruce is the same way. Exhaustion has become a way of life,” Carla said. Carla and Bruce’s sons Blake and Barrett were practically inseparable. Two… Read More How to Deal with the Exhaustion of Grief, Two Paths Integrative Wellness, LLC, Farmington Hills, MI 48334

Book Recommendations

Book of the Month: Surviving Suicide, Searching For “Normal” With Heartache & Humor by Deena Baxter (2014)

Therapist’s Pick/Book of the Month Therapist: Dawn Krull MA, MS, TLLP Month: September 2018 Theme: Suicide Awareness and Prevention     I picked up Surviving Suicide, Searching for “normal” with heartache & humor after hearing the author, Deena Baxter, speak at a suicide awareness and prevention conference. I was moved by her passion and by her… Read More Book of the Month: Surviving Suicide, Searching For “Normal” With Heartache & Humor by Deena Baxter (2014)