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Life Transitions: Forgiveness, Family and the High Holidays

  “Community” is a popular word around the High Holidays. We think of repenting for our own transgressions but also reflect and pray around community-wide events that have happened over the...

Be an Informed Voter

Voter Registration Illinois
Because we care, we must vote!   As you are no doubt aware from all the radio and TV ads and robo calls now taking place, the next general election is Tuesday, November 4, 2014. In order to find...

Violence: How to Respond When It Feels Like It's Everywhere

Domestic Violence Awareness
By Eric Crabtree-Nelson, LCSW, Response   Violence.  It’s everywhere these days.  In fact, I would go so far as to say that we have a real violence problem here in the Chicago area....

Online/Offline: 10 Techno Tips for Parents from Response

10 Techno Tips for Parents
The good news is, we can do most anything more efficiently and connect with friends and family members 24/7 with the wonders of technology!  On the other hand, technology follows us everywhere;...

More than Baby Talk: Talking to Baby Helps with Brain Development

Talking to Baby helps Brain Development
According to a recent study by the University of Washington’s Institute for Learning & Brain Sciences (I-LABS) in Seattle, babies as young as seven months old are mentally working out the...