It was not the firearms that killed those innocent, seventeen Florida victims but the mentally disturbed individual who pulled the trigger! In addition to Nickolas Cruz and his automatic weapons, those who ignored all of the red flags of his disturbed behavior over many years enabled this tragedy to occur. The school administrators, who swept … Continue reading The Explosive Cart Before the Mental . Health Horse
As noted by so many parents in the support group that I provide clinical advice, their most urgent issue is that first phone call or text message of the year from their child's teacher! It may be a call from the principal's office regarding a disciplinary issue or from a teacher who can no longer … Continue reading The Chiming Alarm of the ADHD School Bell May be Heard!
As noted by the numerous articles that I have written on a multitude of topics I will be devoting a significant number of articles on the topic of ADHD, a subject very close to my heart and to my family. I have been presented with so many questions, concerns and urgent requests for information and … Continue reading ADHD: PARENTAL CALLS FOR HELP
The sounds of Racism resounds in the image above and if we add lyrics to this depiction of rage and racism, the following words from the production, SOUTH PACIFIC, could accompany the horrific concerto that was heard : You've Got to Be Carefully Taught as sung by Ensign Cable in his role as the … Continue reading The Sounds of Racism: Charlettsville, Va. The Lyrics: “You have to be Carefully Taught to hate and fear!”
A revelation of the personal experiences surrounding the publication of FAMILY SECRETS: A JOURNEY OF GOOD AND EVIL. The topic of bullies and pain are described and documented.
As reported in my last blog articles, the statistics are frightening in the number of children that are sexual abused by pedophiles. I did report on these numbers as well as the dysfunctional behavioral patterns exhibited by the victims of this horrific crime. Sexually abused children may develop the following behavioral dysfunctions; - Unusual interest … Continue reading Treatment and Prevention of Child Sex Abuse; Knowledge is Power!
As promised in my last article, CHILD SEX ABUSE: PLEASE DON'T BLAME THE VICTIM! which was widely read, I am now providing the statistics or numbers on this sexual epidemic as well as the emotional outcome to the child. If this were a medical rather than a psychological incident, sexual abuse would be officially labeled … Continue reading Child Sex Abuse: A Hidden Epidemic? ………KNOWLEDGE IS POWER!………..
Please do not call this beautiful, tearful victimized child a slut, a pervert or a sex object, names that fathers, bullying classmates and others have labeled children who are the sex objects, rather than human beings, of pedophiles. I am basing this blog on a real victim of this horrific sex crime that occurs regularly … Continue reading CHILD SEX ABUSE: PLEASE DON’T BLAME . THE VICTIM .
Source: BULLIES: WHO ARE YOU?
Bullies exhibit a distinctive pattern of harming and humiliating others who are smaller in stature, weaker, younger or in any way more vulnerable than the bully. Bullying is a deliberate and repeated attempt to cause harm to others with less power. Bullies are made not born and this destructive behavior happens at an early age. … Continue reading BULLIES: WHO ARE YOU?