Liza Long is the single mother of a child with an undiagnosed mental disorder. When she heard about the Newtown shooting her first thought was, 'What if my son does that someday?' Now ... she takes a ... look at how we address mental illness, especially in children who are funneled through a system of education, mental healthcare, and juvenile detention that leads far too often to prison

Liza Long is the single mother of a child with an undiagnosed mental disorder. When she heard about the Newtown shooting her first thought was, 'What if my son does that someday?' Now ... she takes a ... look at how we address mental illness, especially in children who are funneled through a system of education, mental healthcare, and juvenile detention that leads far too often to prison

If you are wondering if your parents’ divorce or separation is your fault, you are not alone.  Most children of divorce at some point believe that their parents’ split up had something to do with them.  Maybe you think if you had behaved better they would still be together.  Perhaps you wonder if you weren’t involved in so many extra-curricular activities if they wouldn’t fight so much and would still be together.  Maybe something happened on the day your parents told you about the split…

If you are wondering if your parents’ divorce or separation is your fault, you are not alone. Most children of divorce at some point believe that their parents’ split up had something to do with them. Maybe you think if you had behaved better they would still be together. Perhaps you wonder if you weren’t involved in so many extra-curricular activities if they wouldn’t fight so much and would still be together. Maybe something happened on the day your parents told you about the split…

interesting...though I feel like I'm only in the major depression range when I am in a depressive episode, and then I swing up to normal for a while before dipping down again

interesting...though I feel like I'm only in the major depression range when I am in a depressive episode, and then I swing up to normal for a while before dipping down again

Being Skyler's mommy is worth it all.  It's so sad though, some parents take their children and their abilities for granted.  Sometimes they just don't realize how easy they have it but I'm the one that is truly blessed.  Skyler is going to do great work one day, I just know it.

Being Skyler's mommy is worth it all. It's so sad though, some parents take their children and their abilities for granted. Sometimes they just don't realize how easy they have it but I'm the one that is truly blessed. Skyler is going to do great work one day, I just know it.

This video, the second in a series, describes 10 free social skills downloads. These are on emotional regulation.

This video, the second in a series, describes 10 free social skills downloads. These are on emotional regulation.

3 Things We Did RIGHT in Homeschooling High School

3 Things Done RIGHT in Our High School Homeschool

After School Planner for Incorporating Learning Activities After School from Kim Vij at The Educators' Spin On It

After School Weekly Planner

After School Planner for Incorporating Learning Activities After School from Kim Vij at The Educators' Spin On It

Symptoms of Psychotic Behavior | ... negative symptoms of schizophrenia positive symptoms positive symptoms

Symptoms of Psychotic Behavior | ... negative symptoms of schizophrenia positive symptoms positive symptoms

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