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January 12, 2018

Families

In Memory Of Martin Luther King Jr.: The Providence Of Hope For A New Generation

“We haven’t learned how to be just and honest and kind and true and loving. And that is the basis of our problem….

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January 10, 2018

Clay Center TV

Shrinking It Down: Films That Heal, with Eric Lu (Season 1, Episode 5)

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

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Films foster empathy and can even promote social action.

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January 4, 2018

Grade School

Living in Fear of Criticism and Humiliation: The Problem of Social Anxiety Disorder

Most kids and young adults look forward to going back to school. But for those with social anxiety, school and all that comes with it can literally provoke dread.

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January 4, 2018

Hot Topics

Short Days, Bad Moods

Tomorrow, it could get as low as four degrees in Boston.

Four degrees.

It’s hard to wrap your mind around four degrees.

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January 4, 2018

Hot Topics

Short Days, Bad Moods

Tomorrow, it could get as low as four degrees in Boston.

Four degrees.

It’s hard to wrap your mind around four degrees.

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December 26, 2017

Hot Topics

3 Ideas For New Year’s Resolutions from Former Boston Celtic Brandon Bass

If you’re looking for inspiration or ideas for how you can become a better parent in 2014, look no further.

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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 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.

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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.

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January 10, 2018

Clay Center TV

Shrinking It Down: Films That Heal, with Eric Lu (Season 1, Episode 5)

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

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Films foster empathy and can even promote social action.

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December 18, 2017

Clay Center TV

Processing Speed in Social Relationships

Processing speed is the time it takes us to perform a certain task in a certain amount of time.  Some kids are naturally fast.

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December 13, 2017

Clay Center TV

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

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Differing viewpoints, feelings of frustration.

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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.

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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)

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In today’s episode, Dr.

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