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Grandparents Raising Grandchildren: Challenges and Opportunities for Mental Health Practitioners

Bachay, Judith B., and Barbara M. Buzzi. “Grandparents Raising Grandchildren: Challenges and Opportunities for Mental Health Practitioners.” American Counseling Association Journal (2012): 1-11.

 By outlining the rising prevalence of grandfamilies in the U.S., the authors of this article call for mental health practitioners to adjust their services to better meet the complex needs of grandfamilies. 22 more words

Couseling Services

Break the Pattern and Soar Like a Starling

There are no eagles where I live, but plenty of starlings (though I’ve heard that they are in decline). At a certain time each year, starlings begin to congregate in ‘murmurations’ that produce those awe-inspiring crepuscular aerial displays of formation flying. 209 more words

DIY Therapy

Launching Our First Blog Post

Welcome to Chrysalis Psychotherapy & Holistic Wellness, PLLC! We look forward to sharing our updates here with you about the holistic individual, couples, group, and family therapies we provide as well as our… 38 more words


First blog post

Hello everyone, this is my first blog so please bear with me while I get used to the directions, icons, gadgets and of course my thoughts.

Family Therapy


My friend/colleague was venting to me the other day. We were in the final days of the school year and a parent had contacted her “very concerned” about her son’s grade. 1,735 more words


book review: A Baby's Cry by Cathy Glass

I just finished reading another wonderful book by Cathy Glass. In a Baby’s Cry Cathy is fostering a newborn baby Harrison, or Harry as her kids call him. 633 more words

Mental Illness

I am a seagull

So speaks Nina or is it Lucy, or Emma? The protagonist (eventually revealed as Emma) in the powerful, harrowing addiction drama People, Places and Things… 593 more words