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JCARES Professional Training Institute

JCARES Professional Training Institute
  by Betsy Lazerow, JCARES & Community Services Professional Education Coordinator    JCFS Community Services is committed to offering cross-discipline professionals – mental...

Handwriting Without Tears

Handwriting Without Tears
  In this technological age, it’s easy to overlook the importance of handwriting. Pen and paper are no longer the primary means by which most people write. Instead, we favor keyboards and...

Caring for a Bipolar Child

caring for a bipolar child
  by Talia Rudkin, B.A., Psychological Services Diagnostic Extern   Pediatric bipolar disorder (PBD) has been given a considerable amount of attention in recent years.  Even though...

The Road to Healing—During and After Divorce

The Road to Healing
  by Tami Sollo LCSW, Coordinator of the Divorce Specialty Center   I encounter many couples experiencing the early phases of divorce. Marked by the tearing down of comfortable routines,...

Raising Mental Health Awareness

Raising Mental Health Awareness
    Fifteen year-old Anna lounged on the sofa in Robin Stein’s office, sinking into the cushions with her legs folded beneath her. Though her features remained stoic, the cell phone she...