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Is quarantining negatively affecting children?
Most schools closed in mid-spring. Playgrounds in many areas are taped off. Sports programs from baseball to swim meets are being... — Updated 7/24/2020
Lower stress levels for holiday travel
In today’s world virtually any holiday travel is going to be a cause for increased stress and anxiety. Whether driving for a holi... — Updated 12/20/2019
Holiday depression is a common problem
‘Tis the season when everyone is bombarded with happy holiday images. Advertisers continually show rejoicing families with their... — Updated 12/12/2019
Is your teen able to handle peer pressure?
Parents may often ignore what is probably the most important influence in their teenager’s life – peer pressure. While... — Updated 11/15/2019
Understanding why people lie
Special to Village News People live in a world where lying has become a fairly common occurrence. Indeed, there are now... — Updated 11/1/2019
Get stress under control
Special to Village News Stress affects everyone these days. Jobs, family issues, the daily news and hundreds of other factors can a... — Updated 10/18/2019
Is your memory beginning to worry you?
Special to Village News People may have seen a sign or a T-shirt with the slogan, “My ability to remember song lyrics from the 80... — Updated 9/13/2019
School mornings don't have to be chaos
Special to Village NewsSo what does the typical school morning look like at home? Quiet conversation over a leisurely breakfast,... — Updated 9/13/2019
Staying active promotes better mental health
While the groundhog’s prediction this year of six more weeks of winter was right on target for many parts of the country, now... — Updated 5/14/2018
Yes, sometimes it's good to say, 'No'
Most people, most of the time, want to be nice, to do what is asked and to please those asking for help. They usually try to be... — Updated 4/7/2018
Know when to ask for help
For most people asking for help can often be difficult. Yes, asking for advice on planting a garden is easy, but for a serious... — Updated 3/7/2018
How to handle workplace disagreements
While everyone all has multiple relationships through their family and friends, for most people, the relationships in which they... — Updated 1/11/2018