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Dr. Steven Schlozman is associate director of The Clay Center for Young Healthy Minds.

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July 28, 2015

Families

Learning Over The Summer

When parents of school-aged kids think about summer vacations, what would you expect their favorite part to be?  Taking the kids to the beach?  Sleeping in late?  Foregoing the school year’s r

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July 28, 2015

Families

The Crisis In Pediatric Psychiatric Emergency Rooms

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

How busy are psychiatric emergency rooms?

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July 26, 2015

Families

We Succeed Through Our Failures: A Tribute For National Parents’ Day

What’s the first thing that comes to mind when you think back on an incident you had with your parents when you were growing up?

We asked a number of young adults this very question.

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July 23, 2015

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Hitting Reset On The Portland Diner Debate

When the story came out about a family’s dining experience at Marcy’s Diner, I didn’t think much about it:

Portland diner owner under fire for yelling at toddler, Facebook posts

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July 15, 2015

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Adolescent Substance Use: How The Addiction Free Futures Project Plans To Make A Difference

This is the first blog post in a series as part of The Clay Center’s involvement in the Addiction Free Futures Project from the Children’s Mental Health Campaign, the aim of which is

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June 30, 2015

Families

Summertime: Making The Livin’ Easy With Kids

When I was a kid, there weren’t what you’d call choices when it came to summer. I could go to camp, or, well…I could go to camp.

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July 28, 2015

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The Crisis In Pediatric Psychiatric Emergency Rooms

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

How busy are psychiatric emergency rooms?

Listen to the podcast above.

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July 26, 2015

Hot Topics

We Succeed Through Our Failures: A Tribute For National Parents’ Day

What’s the first thing that comes to mind when you think back on an incident you had with your parents when you were growing up?

We asked a number of young adults this very question.

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July 23, 2015

Hot Topics

Hitting Reset On The Portland Diner Debate

When the story came out about a family’s dining experience at Marcy’s Diner, I didn’t think much about it:

Portland diner owner under fire for yelling at toddler, Facebook posts

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July 15, 2015

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Adolescent Substance Use: How The Addiction Free Futures Project Plans To Make A Difference

This is the first blog post in a series as part of The Clay Center’s involvement in the Addiction Free Futures Project from the Children’s Mental Health Campaign, the aim of which is

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June 18, 2015

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Jade’s Journey From Homeless Child To Lesley University Student: A Story Of Resilience

This is the second blog post of a series in collaboration with the Lesley University Child Homelessness Initiative (CHI).

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June 4, 2015

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Military Sexual Trauma: Challenges To Our Female Soldiers And Veterans

This blog post is part of a series entitled Real Lives, Real Stories: Personal Experiences With Mental Illness.

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July 28, 2015

Podcasts

The Crisis In Pediatric Psychiatric Emergency Rooms

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

How busy are psychiatric emergency rooms?

Listen to the podcast above.

Podcasts View More...

July 15, 2015

Podcasts

Adolescent Substance Use: How The Addiction Free Futures Project Plans To Make A Difference

This is the first blog post in a series as part of The Clay Center’s involvement in the Addiction Free Futures Project from the Children’s Mental Health Campaign, the aim of which is

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June 18, 2015

Podcasts

Jade’s Journey From Homeless Child To Lesley University Student: A Story Of Resilience

This is the second blog post of a series in collaboration with the Lesley University Child Homelessness Initiative (CHI).

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June 4, 2015

Podcasts

Military Sexual Trauma: Challenges To Our Female Soldiers And Veterans

This blog post is part of a series entitled Real Lives, Real Stories: Personal Experiences With Mental Illness.

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May 18, 2015

Podcasts

The Senior Prom: A Joyous Rite Of Passage Or Nightmare For Parents?

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

It’s the weekend before your kid’s senior prom.

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May 11, 2015

Podcasts

Spring Suicide: An (Un)Likely Combination?

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

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