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Beginning Of Hope

Posted by Administrator | Octubre 10, 2019 | Blog

I became an Occupational Therapist for two important people in my life. My sister and my cousin. I’ll name their names here…not to out them, but to honor them. Janelle Harper and Aaron Harper I speak your name. ..

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DIY Holiday Happiness

Posted by Rossana | Diciembre 12, 2018 | Blog

Is it just me or did Christmas lights start popping up the moment Halloween decorations went down? I was driving through my neighborhood Halloween evening when I saw a reindeer float laying in somebody’s lawn, just waiting for the trick or treaters to go away!   Ready or not, the Winter Holiday..

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CAMBIA AL PROXIMO NIVEL - Usando Neuro-Plasticidad para conectar felicidad.

Posted by Rossana | Febrero 02, 2018 | Blog

Se dice que la verdadera felicidad viene cuando quieres lo que tienes. Opino que eso es verdad. Así que mi secreto para la felicidad es cambiar, pasar al proximo nivel y cambiar mis “no quiero” por lo que realmente quiero.  Qué significa eso ? La vida está llena de deseos y de “no quieros..

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Feeling the Holiday Pressure: Beat the Cycle

Posted by Administrator | Octubre 10, 2018 | Blog

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas…REALLY!!! What the hell? School just started and I just got done wrapping up summer and buying school supplies, for heaven’s sake!  Two seconds ago I was pleading with the gods of new starts that this will be the year that ‘I get it done better...

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Meet the SUPERS

Posted by Administrator | Diciembre 12, 2017 | Blog

Many of us are constantly striving to be the perfect in all areas of our lives. At work, at home and with ourselves! How do I know? Because I was too. Do you: • Work fiercely and tirelessly to accomplish everything possible, driven by a to-do list that is TOO long? • Constantly struggle for p..

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Matching your dates to the “List” 

Posted by Rossana | Septiembre 09, 2018 | Blog

What do you want in a mate? We are baited into making a list of all the things that we think will bring us the perfect mate. We put together the list of the fantasy partner and believe that if all these criteria are met, off we go into the sunset with Mr. or Ms. Perfect. Mrs. Right George, a 45-ye..

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WHY RESOLUTIONS FAIL: The Brainstem is stronger than your Willpower

Posted by Administrator | Noviembre 11, 2017 | Blog

10. 9. 8. 7…the ball is dropping, you hear the song, see the confetti, feel that sense of hope, renewal…HAPPY NEW YEAR!!!!! We all know the scene. And with it comes the promises of all that we will do better this year! This year…this is the year! We all want to do better or be better at someth..

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The Interview

Posted by Rossana | Agosto 08, 2018 | Blog

The Dream Job He couldn’t believe his eyes. The subject line in his inbox suggested that a position in the company that Steven had been salivating over for years was within reach! He was ready. He had been following the company since it was a start-up, kept himself up to date on their blog, knew ..

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Responding to Sad

Posted by Administrator | Noviembre 11, 2017 | Blog

I’m sitting on a plane with my family, returning home from a wonderful trip in St. Martin this past spring. As we were settling in, the stewardess approached me to have a girl that was about 10 years old, sit next to me. She was travelling on her own and was assigned the seat next to my husband an..

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Why are Relationships SO HARD?!

Posted by Rossana | Julio 07, 2018 | Blog

Relationships are not as automatic as we think Let’s face it, relationships ARE hard. They just are. Look at all the places where you relate; in your partnerships, your professional life, either as a parent or with your parents, with your friends and family and even with yourself. Everywhere you ..

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Las reacciones te ayudan a VER

Posted by Administrator | Noviembre 11, 2017 | Blog

¡Caminaba de un lado al otro, ofendida, furiosa, enfurecida! Podía sentir el calor en mi cara, todos los músculos de mi cuerpo estaban a punto de saltar. Estaba lista para destruir todo lo que había en la habitación. Quería atacar, devorar y destruir a la persona con la que estaba enojada en e..

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BEING YOUR CHILD's BESTIE IS NOT THE BEST FOR YOUR CHILD

Posted by Administrator | Mayo 05, 2018 | Blog

* Is it important to remember that you're a parent first, rather than a friend (and how and why do you make this separation?) Over fifty years of research has given us clear information on what is the most supportive and positive type of relationship that yields the best parent-child outcome. Baumr..

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Aprender es Responder

Posted by Administrator | Noviembre 11, 2017 | Blog

Ayo, mi hijo, es uno de mis maestros más importantes. Él me enseña todos los días a auto-reflexionar y a vivir lo que predico. Él necesita que yo esté atenta. Según los jóvenes, él me mantiene "despierta".   Tener a Ayo en mi vida, me ha convertido en una mejor terapeuta, coach, madre y ..

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The Case for Boredom

Posted by Administrator | Mayo 05, 2018 | Blog

Mom, I’m bored! They whine, they yell, they act as though that is your problem! And more often than not, you make it your problem. When you see that face or hear those words you spring into action, offering options for entertainment; here’s a toy! Do you want a book? And the all-time favorite, h..

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Las Madres Sabemos Mas

Posted by Administrator | Noviembre 11, 2017 | Blog

Podemos identificar claramente cuando estamos siendo padres negativos, cuando nuestras reacciones se presentan en forma de gritos, explosiones o golpes a nuestros hijos. Sin embargo, si nuestro comportamiento se presenta de una forma negativa escondida que se ve como control, puede pasar desapercibi..

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HOW TO BREAK SCREEN ADDICTION

Posted by Administrator | Mayo 05, 2018 | Blog

Beads of sweat appeared on dad's forehead and he began wringing his hands nervously, while tears welled in mom's eyes. Dr. Julia Harper, Ph.D., MS, OTRL had evaluated the brain development of their 5-year-old son and was giving them the results of that evaluation. What brought that fear and r..

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La Batalla Por Control

Posted by Administrator | Noviembre 11, 2017 | Blog

Ayer tuve una pelea con mi esposo. Fue difícil. Tuvimos una diferencia de opinión sobre algo y reaccioné. Después me di cuenta de que no había justificación para lo que hice. No tenía absolutamente ningún derecho a tratarlo a él, a mí o a nuestro matrimonio de esa manera, fue irrespetuoso...

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ARE YOUR CHILD’S MILESTONES A SIGN OF UNDIAGNOSED DISORDERS?

Posted by Administrator | Abril 04, 2018 | Blog

  One in twenty-five people have a processing disorders, but most go undetected and when untreated it could result in delays in development, attention and behavior problems which can often lead to emotional imbalance, poor self-control, impulsivity, aggression and even mental illness later in life..

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