I have been writing for Counseling Today magazine since 2005. The following articles were originally published by the American Counseling Association and can be found here. 

Friday
Dec312010

Underdiagnosed and Overwhelmed: Women with ADHD

Many girls and women unknowingly contend with ADHD because of lingering assumptions about what the disorder "looks like."

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Saturday
Jul312010

(Psycho)social networking

Private practice counselors need to give careful consideration to providing appropriate referrals, not just taking them

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Saturday
Jul172010

Inviting Families into the Support Circle

Much attention is justifiably focused on providing treatment to those diagnosed with a mental illness, but clients' families are often left to cope on their own as best they can

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Saturday
Jul172010

Remembering Play

Sometimes, cohesion is an open therapy group's biggest challenge. Although the open-door approach provides ongoing support as people find themselves in need, building connection may feel nearly impossible as members trickle in and out each week.

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Saturday
Jul172010

A Trauma Education

The shootings at Virginia Tech push counselors to consider whether the techniques used to deal with trauma in secondary schools will prove equally effective on college campuses

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