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June 22, 2016

Why criminal justice should be part of fostering public health

  Last Monday, June 13, 2016, as part of the work I do with Physicians for Criminal Justice Reform, I had the pleasure of sitting on […]
June 20, 2016

LIVE WEBINAR SERIES– Creating a Successful Consulting Business: Things I’ve Learned Over the Last 10 Years

Hey everybody! If you're reading this blog, you probably know that I am always super busy providing consulting and education services to individuals and organizations both […]
May 10, 2016

VISIBLE: LGBTQ PEOPLE OF THE CARIBBEAN AND DIASPORA

You may remember when Caitlyn Jenner made her transition and came out to the world, I did several radio shows and print articles praising her for […]
May 4, 2016

Building Resilience in Children and Teens: Authentic Success

Alrighty, today I started Chapter 8 which is interestingly titled "Authentic Success."  I'm only two paragraphs in and already looking forward to what's coming next.  I […]
May 1, 2016

Building Resilience in Children and Teens: Unspoken Criticism

So this chapter is focusing on the importance of using criticism constructively.  This nugget is about the ways we unintentionally criticize our kids -- even without […]
April 25, 2016

Building Resilience in Children and Teens: The Downside of Criticism

For this pearl, I'm quoting directly from the book Building Resilience in Children and Teens: Giving Kids Roots and Wings, albeit in excerpts.  The chapter on […]
April 22, 2016

Building Resilience in Children and Teens: Praise Effort, Not Intelligence or the End Result

Ok, this was a big one for me.  I think I do a good job of praising effort but I am totally guilty of praising intelligence.  […]
April 19, 2016

Building Resilience in Children and Teens: Getting Out of the Way

I'm on Chapter 5 of this fantastic book and it just keeps getting better. As I come across the pearls, I'm writing these quick blogs to […]
April 16, 2016

Building Resilience in Children and Teens — Adolescence: Countering the Negative News

Ah, dreaded adolescents.  Whelp, that was a Freudian slip!  I meant to say dreaded adolescence, but I guess my fingers typed what I was actually thinking! […]