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September is National Recovery Month

National Recovery Month
  by Dr. Beth Fishman PhD Manager, Jewish Center for Addiction   September is National Recovery Month, therefore it seems a good time to ask “what is recovery?”  The Jewish Center for...

How Social Work Services Can Help Your Family

IPI Social Work
    At JCFS's Integrated Pediatric Interventions, we strive to think broadly about how we can best help a child.  We look at their various skills and how those skills impact their...

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...