How to Talk to Kids About Ukraine

How to Talk to Kids About Ukraine

BY CHRISTINA STONE, LCSWcstonelcsw@gmail.comWebsite >(347) 481-7617 How to Talk to Kids About Ukraine The subject of the war in Ukraine isn’t one most parents are eager to jump into. In general, we like to spare our kids painful and upsetting information....
Strategies to Help Parents Manage Anxiety

Strategies to Help Parents Manage Anxiety

By Samantha Gambino, PSYD Website  |  Instagram sgambinopsyd@gmail.com | (917) 740 5803 A Time to Reflect Spring is a season of rebirth, renewal, growth, and change.We can now look back on the last two years and reflect on what we have learned. Dealing with quarantine...
Seasonal Allergies

Seasonal Allergies

What are the causes and how can you combat the symptoms?¿Cuáles son las causas y cómo combatir los síntomas? By Mason Gomberg, MD As the days get longer and the winter chill, and snow changes to green lawns and flowering bulbs and trees, the symptoms of runny and...
Parent/Teacher Conference

Parent/Teacher Conference

 By Monica L. Mandell, LMSWBilingual Social WorkerEducational Advocate MLM Advocacymlmadvocacy.com – 914-308-0751 What is a parent teacher conference?Is it important?Should I be prepared? A parent teacher conference is an opportunity to learn about how your...
What Are Self-Regulation Skills?

What Are Self-Regulation Skills?

BY CHRISTINA STONE, LCSW(347) 481-7617cstonelcsw@gmail.com Self-regulation skills are the skills children use to manage feelings, thoughts, and behaviors so they can respond appropriately to life situations. Adults use self-regulation skills as well. For example,...
First Steps to Heal

First Steps to Heal

By Susan R. Eisenstein FIRST STEPS TO HEALStands ready to help survivors of victims of abuse First Steps to Heal, located in Elmsford, New York, provides immediate assistance and emergency shelter to no-income/low-income domestic violence survivors who need to escape...