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April 5, 2013

Narrative Therapy … Strike one!

Thursday, I was picking up my two teenagers from school.  (Idyllic Hallmark moment ;)) me: How was your day guys? Amanda: fine Andrew: It sucked. woohoo, I have a new approach I can try.  We’ve been covering narrative therapy in my Counseling Theories course and this seemed like the perfect time to test it out!

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March 31, 2013

March comes in like a lion …

and out like a liar, liar pants on fire! [...]

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March 25, 2013

What have I lost … and where do I go from here

Along with depression for me can come … destruction.  This is mainly in the form of lost relationships and rock bottom self-esteem.  I guess it makes sense.  When I’m falling into the abyss, I can to lash out as I tumble.  It doesn’t happen often, but when it does, I’ve lost friendships. A few years […]

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March 24, 2013

Kung Fu Buddy

I don’t know what the step is called, but Aidan is so serious about Kung Fu.  Alex took classes with the older kids at a Kung Fu studio many years ago.  When Andrew and Amanda quit, he decided to stop as well.  This was a real disappointment for us because we had grown close to […]

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March 22, 2013

Sweet Ballerina

Getting ready for the Spring recital!