I Don’t Do College … or Do I?

August 27, 2015

When people ask me what I do as a therapeutic educational consultant,  I explain that I help families find treatment programs when they are dealing with the chaos, anxie...

When is a Young Adult an Adult?

January 22, 2015

18 is the new 14, 24 is the new 18…

Many of us first heard the phrase failure to launch in 2006 when Hollywood brought us movie with ...

Happiness is the Truth ...

September 10, 2014

In the fall of 2103, Pharrell Williams released Happy…which has become one of the hottest-selling singles world-wide.  So, what is all this fascinatio...

Finding the Road to Recovery in the W...

March 09, 2014

Recently, the parents of a young adult client with a serious opiate addiction asked me to explain why wilderness.  They wanted to know why I see wildern...

First, kill the lawyers … and then ta...

August 18, 2013

CBS News reported recently that 25% of all 2-year olds in the US have their own smart phones. That’s right…25%. That’s nearly the same percentage of young adults estimated to ...