Monthly Archives: September 2009

6 Characteristics of Strong Families: I …

6 Characteristics of Strong Families: I came across interesting info about the characteristics of strong families while attending a workshop on the development and formation of eating disorders. The following characteristics are attributed to Dr. John DeFrain from the University … Continue reading

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Although I don’t care for the term “ju…

Although I don’t care for the term “juvenile delinquent”, I came across a different 12-steps related to raising juvenile delinquents. Those of us who work with at-risk teens will recognize these 12-steps – as they are crucial to raising children … Continue reading

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Interesting report of a study that appea…

Interesting report of a study that appeared in the journal Pediatrics (Vol 124, No 1) led by researcher Dr. Iris Bowrowsky. Found that 1 in 7 teens thinks he or she is going to die before age 35 and this … Continue reading

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