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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 […]

March 3, 2021
Parenting in 2021

A lot has changed in parenting, even compared to just a short time ago when things were considered “normal” pre-pandemic. Which feels like […]

February 11, 2021
How can your family help build a sense of Community?

Parents are worried. Kids are confused. The country has lost over 400,000 people to COVID-19. The pandemic, mask-wearing, learning from zoom has caused […]

February 3, 2021
Equity, Inclusion, Community and Unity

As directed by our new President, our team of clinicians took some time to think about how families can build a culture of […]

January 15, 2021
Staying Positive and Finding HOPE

Welcome January, Hello HOPE! What a year – 2020. Continuing on the theme of HOPE this month – Between COVID, quiet holiday celebrations, […]

January 6, 2021
Capturing HOPE in 2021

Happy New Year! So many are happy that 2020 is finally over! And we are glad to move beyond the hard parts of […]

December 2, 2020
The Importance of Identity

Identity is an important element of what makes us who we are. Think about identity and how we want to define ourselves and […]

November 27, 2020
Finding Your Identity

Dorri C. Scott, MSW, Resident Family Therapist and Parent Coach in Northern Virginia Having celebrated a different “thanksgiving” and a year to remember, recognizing […]