Sibling Room Sharing

Parents sometimes ask if it’s okay for pre-pubescent siblings of opposite genders to share a bedroom. This is a very practical question -especially when money and space are tight.  Can children of opposite sexes be friends and share space together?  Some can, some can’t.  The benefit for those who can is that sometimes they sleep better.  They develop a special closeness. But not because…

8 point letter about anxiety

Many of my clients come in to see me about anxiety.  This is what one client (with her permission) wrote to me after working together for a few sessions. 1. Patience – let the loved ones in my life say what they need to say without snapping at them.  Take the time to truly listen…