07

Mar

Developmental tasks arise at various times in our lives. These are tasks that we need to master in our lives to fully develop emotionally. Examples would include a child walking or separating from their mother. For a young adult, it could be settling into a career. Once these tasks are mastered, it allows us to…

29

Oct

Almost every parent has encountered the struggle of a teen texting. Epic battles have been fought over parent’s believing their children are texting too much and teens believing a fundamental right of theirs is being challenged (currently not listed in the US constitution). However, researchers have discovered there may be gender differences when it comes…

01

Jan

Teenagers are not always able to articulate what they are feeling. At this age they are going through many changes, which include hormonal, psychological, physical, and social. It is common that we may see a child struggle at some point during these years. Complicating matters, teenagers may not verbalize these feelings to peers for fear…