Stumbled across a great article on how "over-parenting" has lead to a generation of therapy-goers. If you have the time (it's a 4-pager), it's a well-written and thought provoking piece - I very much recommend it. Here's an excerpt: Here I was, seeing the flesh-and-blood results of the kind of parenting that my peers and … Continue reading How to Land Your Kid in Therapy
We'll have to wait and see. Expect one or more of our writers to see this one and provide some commentary here.
We've got an election coming up here in Canada, and the fine folks at the Canadian Psychological Association have put together a website on advocating for psychology during the campaigning. Check it out! They have a section on the site that lists questions you could ask the candidates in your riding about psychological services. I've … Continue reading Ask Your Riding’s Candidates About Psychological Services
If you're a regular reader you've probably noticed the badge on the sidebar (visible on the main page) that says "Post a Week 2011." It's an initiative (as is "post a day 2011," which I'm just not man enough to commit to) that WordPress.com came up with this year to motivate bloggers to write more … Continue reading Post a Week 2011