Should You Stay Together for the Kids?

Posted by on Feb 28, 2014 in Children, Couples, Family | 0 comments

You may say that you’re staying together for your kids, but are you sure it’s not really for yourself, so that you don’t have to face the problems in your marriage? Facing up to those problems may mean splitting up. Divorce is a huge change, and we’re all scared of change. On the other hand, if you are determined to stay together, you really have to work at the relationship and that’s another scary prospect. Of course, parents do make decisions...

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Signs Your Child may be Depressed or Suicidal

Posted by on Dec 15, 2013 in Children, Teen Suicide, Teens | 0 comments

In the exciting upheaval of childhood, where change seems to be the only constant, it can be difficult for parents to recognize the division between normal childish behavior and the warning signs of emotional trouble. The following list can guide a parent’s concern. Such signs should signal a parent to be extra vigilant, to raise uncomfortable issues, and to listen closely to your child’s answer. Don’t be afraid to raise topics that seem...

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