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With devastation - Comes lessons learned

Coral Gables Counseling Center - Thursday, September 28, 2017
By Emy Fernandez (/emy-fernandez) As I sit here in my living room with my husband, balcony furniture, bottles of water, canned beans, nuts and fruit, waiting for Irma to hit, I can’t help bu ..

When Back to School Week Isn’t That Cute

Coral Gables Counseling Center - Wednesday, August 02, 2017
By Gabriela Reyes When we think ‘Back to School’ we often relate it to children shopping for school supplies and all dressed up in their school uniforms for the first day of class. ..

Sometimes I Want to Give up on Parenting

Coral Gables Counseling Center - Wednesday, July 26, 2017
By Lina Acosta Sandaal The wind is blowing my hat towards my cheek, and I can hear my children laughing with their daddy. It is an absolutely breathtaking day on Miami Beach, and I feel like c ..

Stomp Out Bullying

Coral Gables Counseling Center - Wednesday, July 19, 2017
By Jorge Zen Rodriguez Attention ALL PARENTS: These stats are scary! "Bullying" is a problem that affects millions of students and children of all races worldwide. 1 out of 4 kids is bu ..

Parenting: Meeting the Challenge

Coral Gables Counseling Center - Wednesday, July 12, 2017
By Mirta Pont (http://www.coralgablescounseling.com/mirta-pont) Many parents ask me: “Am I a good parent?”; “Am I doing it right?” The answer is: “You’r ..

Kids - Are They Learning From Their Mistakes?

Coral Gables Counseling Center - Wednesday, July 05, 2017
By Michelle Gonzalez (http://www.coralgablescounseling.com/michelle-gonzalez) TAs parents, we often forget that kids are kids and they will learn from their mistakes. The question is, how do ..

Healthy Men - Start With Healthy Boys

Coral Gables Counseling Center - Wednesday, June 28, 2017
By Emy Fernandez (http://www.coralgablescounseling.com/emy-fernandez) The earlier we teach our boys to think healthy, the more likely it will be they will grow to become healthy men. However,  ..

Teen Stress

Coral Gables Counseling Center - Wednesday, June 14, 2017
By Stephanie Gosset (http://www.coralgablescounseling.com/stephanie-gosset) Teen stress is an important issue. The teen years are marked with rapid changes and most teens face stress from puberty, ..

Are Men Really from Mars?

Coral Gables Counseling Center - Wednesday, June 07, 2017
By Carolina Pataky (http://www.coralgablescounseling.com/carolina-pataky) It’s basically been ingrained in us: men and women are not only different, but they also come from different planets ..

Childhood Addiction: Recovery Survivors Break Free

Coral Gables Counseling Center - Wednesday, May 31, 2017
By Constance Ray Recovery Well There are many recovery survivors whose addictions are rooted in their childhood. These are formative years, so aside from the damage their bodies h ..