Selfcare Through Mindfulness

September 10th, 2013

By:  Billy Kaplan The school year has begun…The end of summer.  Bummer, right? I think about the week I went on vacation this year. Ten days with my family traveling around Michigan – watching the sunrise, riding go-carts, riding around an island on bicycles, BEING with my family. And I admit it, I didn’t think…..

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Tales from Parenting in SPACE 2013

May 10th, 2013

by: Caitlin Travers, Counseling Intern with House Calls Counseling It is my sincere hope that everyone who attended Parenting in SPACE 2013 agrees with me when I say what an incredible weekend that was! While it took me about two full days to recover (I am fortunate in that I didn’t have to jump back…..

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Parenting in SPACE 2013 is happening soon!

March 7th, 2013

 Make sure you register and take part in this great opportunity to meet fellow parents and attachment-focused professionals! Click below to register so you can join us for Parenting in SPACE 2013!

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What Can Neural Reorganization Do For You?

February 7th, 2013

By: Caitlin Travers with Billy Kaplan Parents and therapists alike agree that children with attachment difficulties are, in many ways, not like other “healthy” children who grew up in warm, nurturing, and consistent homes that allowed for them to feel safe and secure. From the way children with attachment difficulties relate (or perhaps don’t relate)…..

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HOW DOES NEUROLOGICAL REORGANIZATION ADDRESS ATTACHMENT DISORDERS?

February 7th, 2013

By Emily Beard  BA, CD, Asst Assoc of ECE, Neurological Reorganization Practitioner Any type of attachment disorder, such as reactive attachment disorder or anxious attachment, interferes with an individual’s ability to form appropriate relationships and feel safe, secure, and worthy to be in the world. While this can be devastating, neurological reorganization can address and…..

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“For a second…”

February 7th, 2013

by: 17-year-old House Calls Counseling client* For a second… The feeling is indescribable. My heart is racing faster with each breath. For a second… I’ve never felt so alive. I’ve never felt so vulnerable. My face… It smiles no matter how much I try to hold back.  You’ve made my soul awaken with pure beauty……

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Sometimes “Our Stuff” Isn’t Ours!

December 5th, 2012

By: Candice Wu with Billy Kaplan I’m sitting diagonally from an adolescent…and of course, she doesn’t want to talk to me. I was ready with empathy and acceptance. I reminded myself to be curious. I had playfulness in my back pocket. And… shrug, eye roll, shrug. Guarded glare. Shrug, shrug, shrug. (Sigh.) My attempts to…..

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Blast in the New Year With Parenting in Space 2013

November 28th, 2012

   Check out all the great things you will learn at the conference!  It’s coming quickly…. Early Registration for Parenting in Space is still available until December 31st!  Image Credits: Italian Science Fiction Pulp Art, Darkroastedblend.com

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Healing Through Holding

October 31st, 2012

Wendy Kovacs, LMFT, House Calls Counseling Therapist So today I was faced with a classic decision while with a client… to pick a battle or not.  A moment that therapeutic parents face at least a thousand times each day. I weighed my options.  I thought about my energy level and her parent’s energy levels.  I…..

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Parenting in SPACE Therapeutic Conference Registration is Open!

October 31st, 2012

Details for the conference are here! REGISTER for Parenting in SPACE.   Image Credits: Amazing Stories, 1947. www.darkroastedblend.com

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