The Ultimate Guide to a Healthier Life

Health is a pretty broad term that encapsulates a range of factors. These include the balance between physical and mental wellness that prevents …

Jefferson County Kindergarten Roundup

Jefferson County Kindergarten Round Up On Friday March 22nd the Whitehall School hosted the annual Kindergarten roundup for both Kindergarten and Pre- Kindergarten …

RTAL position information

Job Description Title: Regional Technical Assistance Leader (RTAL) Reports to: Executive Director Job Overview: To provide expertise on program development tasks associated with …

Using Feedback Effectively In Parenting

By Len lantz, md The Power of Describing the Behavior You Want to See Feedback is less effective when spontaneously interjected into routine …

Perspectives Matter

By Craig Struble, LCSW, LAC   How many times have you used the phrase, “Oh, that was just a misunderstanding.” How many times …

The Importance of Family Connection

By Craig Struble, LCSW, LAC This article is a continuation of our series addressing risk and protective factors. Risk factors increase the likelihood …

Medicine Cabinet: Friend Or Foe?

By Holly Mook, LAC, MSW Intern What’s in your medicine cabinet? Over-the-counter (OTC) medications that are intended to be helpful can be harmful …

The Dangers Of Alcopops

By Staff Alcopops describes alcoholic beverages that are similar to sweet drinks like soda pop, sweetened tea, or lemonade. The sweetness appeals to …

Fentanyl: NOT Just Another Synthetic Drug

By Holly Mook, LAC, MSW Intern Caution! Fifty to a hundred times more potent than an average pain killer, fentanyl is a synthetic …

The Central Nervous System: Are You Ready?

By John Greig Underwood, Human Performance Project Without any question, the brain and central nervous system (CNS) play the most significant role in …

Parents’ Attitudes About Youth Use

By staff This article is a continuation of our series addressing risk and protective factors. Risk factors increase the likelihood of youth getting …

Positive Communication with Kids

By Len lantz, md ABOVE ALL, KEEP COMMUNICATION WITH KIDS SIMPLE If there is one habit I’ve seen backfire most often for parents, …