The last two days I’ve spent meeting with private schools in the area, and collaborating to assist their students and families. Thank you to the International School of Amsterdam for allowing me to provide support to multinational families in need of resources. Today, is a SKYPE multinational day of communication between Utah, Amsterdam, Czech Republic,Continue reading A Day In The Life of an American Psychologist
A wide array of behaviorally focused and character building programs exists out there in the therapeutic and quasi-therapeutic school world; some are much better than others, particularly those putting forethought and mechanisms into family participation. Carlbrook is one of the “jewels in the rough” therapeutic secondary schools using good practices of regular family participation.along withContinue reading Carlbrook Parent weekend
Heading across the US to the east coast provides differences not only in culture and scenery, but options in school choices of sports, activities, curriculum, and teaching expertise. In seeing the ski hill and ice hockey at Vermont Academy, and the theatre, and vocational training center at St. Johnsbury, and the adaptive curriculum approaches ofContinue reading Vermont Academy to St Johnsbury Academy to The Oliverian School
It’s likely that “at the end of the day” wilderness treatment programs that provide the best treatment 1) know the clients and their families exceptionally well, 2) understand the ongoing needs of individuals with whom they’ve worked, and 3) work collaboratively with professional referral sources to establish their treatment goals and provide excellent communication. AndContinue reading True North is true to it’s mission…..
Don’t let the cartoon fool you. Austen Riggs provides the highest of psychodynamic theory driven service and exceptional commitment to human integrity and successful outcome. For the creative individual they can clearly be choice of treatment for all ages, including young adults. Likewise, McLean is a leader with 200 years of presence in the metropolitanContinue reading Austen Riggs to McLean