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Getting Physical: Ball Games for Children with Disabilities

Exercise is beneficial for people of all ages, no matter what condition they are suffering right now. But as a parent of a child with disabilities, you know that disabilities and exercise do not go hand in hand. 414 more words

Behavioral Health

Beauty Hides the Pain

The long-stemmed,
burgundy rose,
with its cruel,
awaiting thorn,

So much like
the rotting-shell,
a lacquered
does adorn!

The soft,
white wolf, 51 more words

Mental Health, Yancosky, Cognitive Dissonance, Poetry, NPD, PTSD, Depression, Uncategorized, My Writing

The St Cloud VAMC

I spent more time at the St Cloud VAMC than I can probably remember. I worked there during the year I studied beer drinking and gas station attendant as a student at St Cloud State University. 1,038 more words


Preparing for Landing

The three-day North Central Association of Counselor Educators and Supervisors conference is winding down. I had the opportunity to keynote this conference as well as present a break-out session. 630 more words

Behavioral Health

Frankie Baby

One of my favorite patients at Aurora was Frank. He was my patient so many times I kind of adopted him after awhile. He was an Hispanic guy in his fifties. 754 more words


Beneath This Love

A dream come true;
He’s perfect for you!

It’s a fairytale and life
Is now lovely and fair!

But, beneath this love so anew
You haven’t got a clue, 106 more words


ER, Part II

I lived in a cute little apartment building that was right on the Mississippi River when I was in nursing school. It was the perfect location for me, maybe four blocks from the school, maybe a quarter mile from downtown St Cloud. 1,407 more words