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#Blogtober17 Day 2: “Babies”

Occasionally I am asked what is the youngest child I have ever seen for therapy. Answer: 14-months-old. Technically the sessions were mainly parent sessions (where I provide education, training, and feedback to the parent(s) of the child). So in terms of one-on-one, I have worked with kids as young as 18-months-old. You are probably wondering… Continue reading #Blogtober17 Day 2: “Babies”

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#Blogtober17: “All About You”

I have never taken part in a blog challenge before and I am not quite sure why I am driven toward the Blogtober17 challenge by Mandi Morrison (@hexmumblog). Maybe it is because the writing prompts are pretty straight forward and open-ended enough to be appealing. Before I jump into today's challenge ("All About You'), I… Continue reading #Blogtober17: “All About You”

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Starting off Fresh with Water

Yup, I'm starting my July mental health series with water. Good old, bland, water. We need it. Our bodies are 60-70% water. Dehydration can begin before you start to feel thirsty. Symptoms include: dizziness, headache, irritability, and delirium (in more extreme cases). How can you expect to get your mental health in line if you… Continue reading Starting off Fresh with Water

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July: Building Sandcastles

July is here!! Summer is in full swing. The sun is shining brightly. The temperatures are warm. (And by "warm" I mean "hot". Not complaining, just saying.) Rain showers bringing a bit of relief from the muggy days. Trips to the beach, hikes along the trails, camping, barbecues, fireworks...so much fun to be had during… Continue reading July: Building Sandcastles