Blog Category: Insight

May 25, 2022
How to Support Your Child who Self-Harms

By Grace Lozano, Resident in Counseling No parent can ever fully prepare themselves for the moment when they realize their child may be […]

May 10, 2022
Embracing Your Inner Child

By Whitney Taylor, Resident in Counseling    Do you pay attention to that little voice inside of you? Do you answer or do you […]

May 9, 2022
Parents as Partners

By Kasey Cain, Licensed Professional Counselor   The first sentence you see when you visit The Wise Family website is: “We help worried […]

May 5, 2022
When Mother’s Day Hurts

By Whitney Taylor, Resident in Counseling  There is no love like a mother’s love. But what about when this love no longer plays […]

April 20, 2022
How to Promote Diversity, Equity and Socially Positive Spaces

Part One of a Two Part Series As a parent, you might ask yourself how you can promote diversity, equity and socially positive […]

December 21, 2021
Creative Ways to Express Yourself or Cope Around the Holidays

The holiday season is here and with it comes a mixture of feelings – some joyful, and full of laughter. While others may […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

November 8, 2020
Week Two: The Wise Family “Come to the Table” dinner goal… is PLAY!

  Have you been participating in our “Come to the Table” dinner challenge? If you haven’t, and you want to, join our Facebook […]

November 2, 2020
Week one: The Wise Family “Come to the Table” dinner challenge is simple… EAT!

The goal of The Wise Family “Come to the Table” dinner challenge is simple…EAT. The hard part is adding TOGETHER to the plans! […]

January 8, 2020
Your family has big emotions: Get them under control with EMOTION COACHING!

Photo by Jude Beck on Unsplash   Over the holidays, we had lot of emotions at our house, and I bet you did too. I want […]