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October 20, 2021
Anxiety and Coping Strategies Continued

Amy Andrukonis, Supervisee in Clinical Social Work It can be extremely painful to watch your child suffer from anxiety. You wish they felt […]

October 7, 2021
Anxiety and Coping Strategies

We all have experienced anxiety at some point in our lives. Some more than others. The American Psychological Association (APA) defines anxiety as “an emotion that […]

September 12, 2021
Don’t Make a Mistake with Unmotivated Kids

It happened! I had been expecting it. I’m actually surprised it didn’t happen before now! I get it…it’s darker in the morning…maybe it […]

September 9, 2021
Therapists need therapy, too.

Yes, that’s right! Therapists need therapy, too! Just because therapists are highly trained professionals do not make them immune to life’s everyday stressors. […]

August 8, 2021
The Importance of WHAT and HOW

Do you tend to wait until the last minute to get your kiddos’ school supplies? Why do they need “YELLOW” folders – ugh! […]

August 4, 2021
Finding Our Children’s Hidden Talents

As parents, we all desire to see our children grow to be successful adults. We even may be guilty of indulging in the […]

June 30, 2021
The Benefits of Play

We love PLAY around here at The Wise Family! There are SO many benefits for a child when play is incorporated on a […]

June 9, 2021
Preschool PRIDE

The month of June is an important month dedicated to the uplifting of LGBTQ+ voices, a celebration of LGBTQ+ culture and the support […]

June 1, 2021
Celebrating Pride Month and Supporting LGBTQ+ Youth

  The month of June is an important month dedicated to the uplifting of LGBTQ+ voices, a celebration of LGBTQ+ culture and the […]

May 13, 2021
Stomping Out Stigma Around Mental Health

May is Mental Health Awareness Month and ensuring your mental health is more important than ever. According to Mental Health America, the 2021 […]

April 28, 2021
Early Childhood Tips on Talking to Children about Difficult Topics

By Kasey Cain, Licensed Professional Counselor In February, The Wise Family blog focused on ways families could build a culture of inclusion, community, togetherness, […]

March 31, 2021
Technology and Screentime Use At Home

One of the common questions asked by parents is how much screen time is too much? As a guide, the American Academy of […]