How to Overcome Loss and Grief to Be There for Your Family

How to Overcome Loss and Grief to Be There for Your Family

Experiencing the trauma of a miscarriage, the death of a parent or even the death of a beloved family pet can be devastating for you, but it can be even worse for your children who may feel scared and confused. Working through your grief and teaching your family to do the same will ensure that they can let go and grow up emotionally healthy. Read More

New York’s First Homeless Girl Scout Troop Is Making News

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At first glance, the girls who make up Girl Scout Troop 6000 may seem just like your ordinary group of Scouts. They wear their vests, earn badges, and recite their pledge. They laugh, hug, and support one another.

The troop is also New York City’s first all-homeless group of girls, all living in the Sleep Inn in Queens, NY. Read More

Mental Illness in Children – What You Need to Know

Mental disease in children is surprisingly common. The Centers for Disease and Control Prevention notes that about 20 percent – one in five – of American children suffer from a diagnosable mental illness in any given year. Read More