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Should Students Be Allowed Mental Health Days? [Video]

Consider the pros and cons of excusing students from school to cope with mental health issues, then decide!

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A top psychologist reveals how a crisis can affect your mental health and what to do about it [Video]

If theres one thing that the pandemic has made us realise, it is that a crisis doesnt just have a physical impact; it also has mental and emotional implications.

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Erica Komisar – Chicken Little the Sky Isnt Falling 10/07 by Best Ever You [Video]

Parenting expert Erica Komisar knows the struggles many parents face as their children enter adolescence and has written a new book as a reference for anyone struggling to find answers. According to Ms. Komisar, ?Although the first three years are critical to the social emotional development of children and their ability to cope with adversity, the good news is that parents have another opportunity in adolescence, due to right brain development, to have a great impact on their child’s ability to regulate their emotions and build resilience.? Chicken Little the Sky Isn’t Falling is a comprehensive guide that offers the tools you need as a parent to navigate this tumultuous time of change and create a continuous deep connection with your child. Covering topics including anxiety, depression, ADHD, behavioral issues, addiction to name just a few, it will help readers learn how to help prevent, recognize and address mental health disorders. Ms. Komisar offers compassionate and practical advice to parents on how to help their child with these issues if they occur. Erica Komisar, LCSW is a clinical social worker, psychoanalyst, and parent guidance expert who has been in private practice in New York City for over 30 years. As a psychological consultant, she brings parenting workshops to schools, clinics, corporations, and childcare settings. She is also a contributing editor to the Institute for Family Studies. Erica lives in New York, New York with her husband and is the mother to three adolescent children. Visit her website at: www.komisar.com