Tell me, what is it you plan to do with your one wild and precious life? -Mary Oliver
Almost all couples experience their share of challenges at some point during their relationship. However, when half of a couple has depression or any other mental health challenge or disorder, it can open up a whole new set of challenges and exacerbate any of the ‘normal’ and common issues that couples encounter.
Recovery. What does it encompass? What does it represent? Above all, what does it even mean?
For many people, Father’s and Mother’s Day are fun, special days where you get to celebrate your parent and all they have done for you. But for many – including those who have lost a parent or do not have a parent in their lives – this day can be lonely, sad, or stressful.
It can be overwhelming for a family to cope with an eating disorder. These are serious illnesses that can be life threatening. Meal times are often extremely difficult for youth, parents, and siblings.
No matter which tools you decide to use, please remember the 4C’s of Meal Support:
I have recently returned from nine months of travelling the world with my spouse. I know nine months—writing the first sentence I can still hardly believe it. As you can imagine nine months of travel has its ups and downs physically, mentally, and emotionally.
The past couple of weeks I’ve been dead tired.
Over the last month and a half I’ve had many changes in my life. So many things have changed at once that it has been overwhelming. I’ve taken on new work--two new jobs--and moved house. It's all been a bit stressful.
A widespread issue within elementary and high schools, bullying among students has been much discussed and debated. With anti-bullying policies and campaigns put in place, there have been plenty of successful efforts to educate and eliminate the spread of bullying in and outside of schools.