Are You Still Wrestling with Placing Your Baby for Adoption? Birth Parent Counseling Can Help

Pregnancy is a time when you can expect to feel many emotions—especially when your baby is unplanned or you are just not ready to raise a child. While you have been considering adoption, it is normal to suddenly feel like you want to change your mind. Naturally, making a clear and firm decision is best for you and your baby as you proceed with your pregnancy since it gives you more time to work out your adoption plan.   Read More...

What You Should Know If You Lost Someone By Suicide

When you have suffered the loss of a loved one in any way, it is difficult. However, losing someone by suicide is an experience unlike any other. If you have recently lost someone in your life in this way, it is important to know more about the situation, both how it affects people and what you can do to handle the situation. Learn some of these facts so you can try to manage your feelings and your grief when you have lost someone by suicide.   Read More...

Approaching Retirement Age? Steps To Take For Your Mental Health And Well-Being

When you are approaching your retirement, you may find yourself wondering what is to come next. Retirement marks a major change and transition in the lives of not only the retiree but their family and friends as well. Sometimes, times of transition and change can be difficult for people. Many people struggle with the retirement process and with what to do next. Get to know some of the ways that you can help care for your mental health and well-being while you transition into retirement.   Read More...

What A Parent Should Know About ADHD

A proper education is one of the most important things that parents focus on for their children. Sometimes parents spend the money to send their children to private school with the intent of a more thorough education being achieved. However, no matter which type of school a child attends, it is up to him or her to focus and make sure that the knowledge is taken in. If your child can't seem to stay focused in school even when disciplinary actions are taken, he or she can possibly have attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).   Read More...

Tips For Successful Haircuts For Children With Autism

Haircuts can be challenging for children on the autism spectrum. The combination of sitting still in a strange environment, along with the different sights, sounds, and feelings, can lead to stress or a meltdown. Fortunately, you can work with your child to help them overcome any fears or difficulties so that a haircut isn't a stressful event. Tip #1: Practice at home One of the key exercises to help your child be more comfortable at the salon is to begin by play acting a visit regularly at home.   Read More...