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Coping with Holiday Stress

The holidays can be enormously trying. Don’t let the hustle and bustle ruin your time with family and friends.

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Bullied kids more likely to bring weapons to school, study says (ABC News)

It was not bullying alone that drove students to violence, but rather 3 factors

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December 14, 2017

Hot Topics

Kindness And Empathy In The Face of Terror: Lessons From Our Children

In the immediate days following the Marathon Bombing on April 15, 2013, I, like thousands of others in our community, was moved to seek some way to be of help.

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December 13, 2017

Clay Center TV

Shrinking It Down: Navigating Divisiveness During the Holidays (Season 1, Episode 3)

You can also listen to this podcast on SoundCloud, Stitcher, and iTunes. 

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Differing viewpoints, feelings of frustration.

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December 12, 2017

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“You would do it if you loved me.” Teens, Coercive Relationships, and Digital Media

You would have to be completely unplugged to have missed the heightened reports of sexually coercive behavior among celebrities, prominent media figures, and politicians.

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December 6, 2017

Families

The Psychological Gift Of Giving A Gift

Intro music written and performed by Dr. Gene Beresin.
Outro music performed by Dr. Gene Beresin.

The holidays are, alas, upon us.

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November 29, 2017

Clay Center TV

Shrinking It Down: Does My Child Need to See a Therapist? (Season 1, Episode 2)

You can also listen to this podcast on SoundCloud, Stitcher, and iTunes. 

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In today’s episode, Dr.

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November 28, 2017

Clay Center TV

Dyslexia 102: Understanding Treatment

This blog is the second in a series on dyslexia. Topics to be addressed further in include accommodation options available, and the transition of a child to life, school, etc. following diagnosis.

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December 14, 2017

Hot Topics

Kindness And Empathy In The Face of Terror: Lessons From Our Children

In the immediate days following the Marathon Bombing on April 15, 2013, I, like thousands of others in our community, was moved to seek some way to be of help.

View More...

December 12, 2017

Hot Topics

“You would do it if you loved me.” Teens, Coercive Relationships, and Digital Media

You would have to be completely unplugged to have missed the heightened reports of sexually coercive behavior among celebrities, prominent media figures, and politicians.

View More...

December 6, 2017

Hot Topics

The Psychological Gift Of Giving A Gift

Intro music written and performed by Dr. Gene Beresin.
Outro music performed by Dr. Gene Beresin.

The holidays are, alas, upon us.

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November 21, 2017

Hot Topics

Let’s Talk Turkey

The expression, ‘talking turkey,’ has two opposite original meanings—to speak pleasantly around the dinner table, or to skip the niceties, and get right to what’s important.

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November 15, 2017

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The Clay Center Launches Multimedia Effort to Promote Mental Wellness Among Youth

New film series and video podcast promote conversations to shift the social landscape of mental health

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

BOSTON, Mass.

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November 11, 2017

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Memories Of A Veteran’s Son: Living With Undiagnosed PTSD

In honor of Veterans Day and all of the men and women who have and continue to serve this great country, we’re reposting Dr.

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December 13, 2017

Clay Center TV

Shrinking It Down: Navigating Divisiveness During the Holidays (Season 1, Episode 3)

You can also listen to this podcast on SoundCloud, Stitcher, and iTunes. 

***

Differing viewpoints, feelings of frustration.

Podcasts View More...

December 6, 2017

Podcasts

The Psychological Gift Of Giving A Gift

Intro music written and performed by Dr. Gene Beresin.
Outro music performed by Dr. Gene Beresin.

The holidays are, alas, upon us.

Podcasts View More...

November 29, 2017

Clay Center TV

Shrinking It Down: Does My Child Need to See a Therapist? (Season 1, Episode 2)

You can also listen to this podcast on SoundCloud, Stitcher, and iTunes. 

***

In today’s episode, Dr.

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November 28, 2017

Clay Center TV

Dyslexia 102: Understanding Treatment

This blog is the second in a series on dyslexia. Topics to be addressed further in include accommodation options available, and the transition of a child to life, school, etc. following diagnosis.

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November 21, 2017

Clay Center TV

The Importance of Stories for Child Health

Stories matter.

That’s not just an opinion.  That’s not an axiom or a homily or a saying or even a pithy bumper sticker slogan.

That’s a genuine biological imperative.

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November 15, 2017

Clay Center TV

Can Kids Get Mental Illness?

What does the average person think about mental illness in kids? We went to the streets to ask people this very question, and their responses and stories were both enlightening and heartwarming.

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