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05.14.18
  Finding a therapist for your child can be intimidating and many parents are unsure about what elements to look for when seeking help. Parents may wish to consider the following: Research shows that the element that is most predictive of success within therapy, is the quality of the relationship. A parent...
05.07.18
As if dealing with mental health challenges is not tough enough, so is dealing with the stigma that can come with it. Stigma or a negative perception/stereotype can come from society, but it can also be in the form of self-stigma where people think negatively about themselves based on what...
04.17.18
An astounding 1 in 68 children in the United States have autism according to a recent study. PNC specializes in the assessment, treatment, and support of children, adolescents, and adults with autism and their families. In honor of Autism Awareness Month (April), we have compiled some helpful information regarding the...
03.13.18
As a psychologist I appreciate the opportunity to work with families and individuals to help them reduce feelings of fear and learn coping skills to help them in their daily life.  I spend time asking about thoughts, feelings as well as behaviors, as I believe those three areas are critical...
02.08.18
Can your child sit and focus while building an intricate Lego set or battling monsters through several stages of a beloved video game, but teachers report difficulty concentrating during independent work time? Or perhaps your child shows the opposite presentation of timely task completion at school but homework is an...