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The Child and Family Guidance Center (CFGC), a 501(c)(3) non-profit, proactively creates wellness through innovative mental health services, prevention and early intervention programs.
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By Támara Hill, MS ~ 9 min read waiting room photo Photo by Asbestos Bill One of the most heart wrenching experiences that I have had over the years in the field of counseling and psychotherapy involves a parent or family member giving full control to a placement or residential treatment facility (RTF). The experience […]
Emerging research suggest parents who chronically neglect their children increase the chance that the child will develop aggressive and delinquent tendencies in adolescence. Researchers in the University at Buffalo School of Social Work believe the one factor that links neglect with those behaviors appears to be poor social skills. Read original article…
Teaching parents specific tactics to deal with serious behavior problems appears to be the best way to reduce behavioral issues in young children with autism spectrum disorder. In the study, National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) researchers discovered children were more likely to respond positively to a 24-week structured parent training program than to a […]