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Parenting & Criticism

Take a moment to consider how much of the time are you correcting, criticizing or critiquing your child’s behavior? If your comment count is not more positive than negative, you might want to rethink how and what your communication is

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The Power of Validation

This is Melissa Cook, Licensed Professional Counselor, friend and colleague signing her newly published book, The Power of Validation. Karyn Hall, Ph.D. is the coauthor. The book provides an overview of how to raise an emotionally stable, confident and self-reliant children.

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Kids pick up on parents’ stress, survey finds

USA Today has an article by Sharon Jayson describing the stress reactions of children when parents are stressed.  “Parents may think they’re shielding their kids from worry and stress, but a report to be released today by the American Psychological

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Pregnancy the First 9 Months

In this weeks Time Magazine Article, Annie Murphy Paul writes, “the kind, and quantity of nutrition you received in the womb; the pollutants, drugs and infections you were exposed to during gestation; your’s mother’s health, stress level and state of

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Dr. Mike Klaybor

Dr. Mike Klaybor

Dr. Mike Klaybor brings thirty years of experience in practicing counseling psychology with individuals and couples. His approach is cognitive behavioral therapy or CBT. Specific specialties include; anxiety and stress management, chronic pain & chronic illness management, depression, substance abuse evaluations, employee assistance and executive coaching for workplace performance and leadership.