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Surviving the Holidays with Teens

Giving adolescents room to be adolescents is important, especially around the holidays.

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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 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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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 21, 2017

Families

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

Hot Topics

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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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.

Podcasts View More...

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.

View More...

November 15, 2017

Hot Topics

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.

View More...

November 11, 2017

Hot Topics

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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November 10, 2017

Hot Topics

Why Are We Denying Purple Hearts To Veterans With PTSD?

I have seen Arthur Segaloff* for psychiatric care for over 20 years. He suffers from severe post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) following his two tours of duty in Vietnam.

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November 6, 2017

Hot Topics

Another Shooting – Another Opportunity To Comfort And Talk With Our Kids

So far in 2017,  there have been 307 mass shootings, an average of one a day since the beginning of the year, resulting in at least 399 deaths and 1,515 injuries.

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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.

Podcasts View More...

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.

Clay Center TV View More...

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.

Clay Center TV View More...

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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November 15, 2017

Clay Center TV

Changing Lives Through Media

Our mission:

We are a practical, online educational resource dedicated to promoting and supporting the mental, emotional and behavior

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