Get Off The Train

The sheer fact that I haven’t written since February is testament to how easy it is to become absorbed into the busyness (and sometimes craziness) of life. So much has happened this year! A few challenges. Lots of lessons. Many inspiring moments. There is simply so much to learn and do in this lifetime. Mindfulness … More Get Off The Train

Present Moment Miracles

As a school psychologist, a huge part of my job is offering counseling support to students. There are numerous counseling theories, approaches, and techniques that can be utilized for this purpose; only some of which work well in a school environment. Freudian therapy, for example, would never be used in a school because it requires … More Present Moment Miracles

The Year of You

At the beginning of every school year, before the students arrive, everyone who works for the school district is required to attend a “Welcome-Back-to-School” orientation on opening day. Typically, the orientation begins with an address from the superintendent followed by announcements from the principals of each school. Work that was completed over the summer is … More The Year of You