...And How to Convert the Nest into a Net
By Brad Sachs - The current generation of families is confronted with what appears to be a substantial upsurge in young adults who can't seem to make the transition from home-centered adolescent to independent adult. Here's why, and what we can do about it.
The Oldest Guy on the Team: Running for Your Life
The joys of being the oldest guy on the team.
Bottom of the Ninth
In every love relationship, there are words that best remain unspoken.
Helping Families Move Past Their Developmental Stalemates
20 years ago, Jay Haley's classic Leaving Home offered a clinical blueprint for successfully launching young adults toward self-sufficiency. In today's brave new economy, it's time to rethink howto help families move past their developmental stalemates.
Using Your Imagination with Tough Cases
Like many therapists, I know what it's like to dread having to write up case notes after my sessions, and how tempting it is to find ways to put off the task. But through the years, I've discovered that because of the many overlaps between psychotherapy and writing, broadening the definition of what it means to "write up case notes" can actually heighten my awareness of what's happening in my work.