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I’ll be attending AMEE 2017 in the beautiful city of Helsinki, Finland, from 26 – 30 Aug 2017, and presenting an ePoster (#4CC06) with the title:  110 more words

Dry Spell

Two clergy sat over a chessboard in the coffee shop. They drank Armenian coffee and studied the chess pieces. One motioned toward me so I walked over to ask what else I could get them. 489 more words

A Laughter Filled Way to Prevent Burnout

Burnout is one of those terms that is thrown around all over the place in the field of counseling and so many other helping professions. We’re always told “don’t burnout” and “be mindful to prevent burnout.” Of course, we want to be in the field as long as we can and to do this, we have to actively engage in preventative measures. 180 more words

Play Therapy

Surrounded By People, Yet Feeling Alone

I remember being surrounded by people, but feeling totally alone. I had been sworn to secrecy my whole life by my parents, about their alcoholism. Even as a young adult that had left home, I was extremely frightened someone would find out. 138 more words

Acoa

Throwback Thursday: It's a Twofer!

This week’s Throwback is going to be two classic games. Mainly because I missed last week’s Throwback. Both of these games are considered classics (at least to me). 612 more words

Video Games

Taking a SAHM "Mental Health Day" when you can't get away from your kids

Once upon a time (before I had a toddler), I relished alone time. I was born an only child to parents who were much more concerned about their own needs than entertaining me. 989 more words

Sahm