If you are scared and hurting

Therapists are supposed to be neutral and not bring their politics into the counseling room but if you’re a therapist with a bunch of different Wonder Women all over your wall then it doesn’t take too much guessing to figure that she didn’t vote for the guy who was joking about “locker room talk.” So let’s dispense with the pretending …

Talking to kids about race and racism

Today as we honor Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. I wanted to share some resources for incorporating more discussion about racism, civil rights and social justice in your day-to-day parenting life. Why talk about racism? Here’s some research that shows that Children Are Not Colorblind (opens as PDF) And when we pretend that they are or that this is a …