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Helping Parents Talk to Their Elementary Age Kids About Friendship

February 22, 2012

By Bette J. Freedson, LCSW, LICSW Introduction Talking to kids about friendship depends on the ages. With little kids, you can arrange a play...

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Talking to Teens About Sex – Q&A with Dr. Amy Schalet and Brenda Wade, MSW

January 11, 2012

By Brenda C. Wade, MSW, LCSW   Introduction Amy Schalet is Assistant Professor of Sociology at the University of Massachusetts Amherst and a...

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Practical Tips for Raising Responsible Teens

November 10, 2011

By Brenda C. Wade, MSW, LCSW   Introduction Anyone parenting a teen knows just how challenging this all-important job can be.    ...

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All Children Matter: How Legal and Social Inequalities Hurt LGBT Families

October 25, 2011

October 25, 2011 All Children Matter All Children Matter Study A newly released research report, All Children Matter: How Legal and Social...

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Living With Scoliosis: Q&A With Leah Stoltz and Silas Kelly, MSW-S

July 21, 2011

By Leah Stoltz and Silas Kelly, MSW-S  Introduction: Scoliosis is a sideways curvature of the spine that occurs most often during the growth...

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Excerpt from the book “Worried Sick” by Karol Ward, LCSW

July 20, 2011

Financial Worries I have found in my private practice and in life that no matter what the economy is doing, people worry about money. I am not...

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Excerpt from the book “Worried Sick” by Karol Ward, LCSW

July 11, 2011

By Karol Ward, MSW, LCSW   Chapter Six: Food and Mood In this chapter, we will examine how food can be either our friend or foe when it comes...

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Six Tips for Diffusing Tot Tantrums

June 14, 2011

By Bette J. Freedson, LCSW, LICSW Introduction Eliminating toddler tantrums altogether is impossible. Managing them reasonably well is possible....

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International Social Work and Tanzania: Q&A with Hilary Volper, LCSW

June 7, 2011

By Hilary Volper, MSW, LCSW   Introduction Ms. Volper Hillary Volper, LCSW is a psychoanalyst and psychotherapist in private practice for...

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Supporting Abuse Victims with Psychological First Aid

May 17, 2011

By John D. Weaver, MSW, LCSW, BCD, ACSW, CBHE   Introduction Someone you know has just shared his or her story of having been physically,...

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