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  • StressLess with Oppositional Defiant Angry Teens or Children with Family Expert Jim West, MA, LMHC, NCC

Orlando ODD Defiant Teen Counselor on The 4 Avoidable & Parenting the Difficult Defiant Child

By |October 16th, 2009|

*’!#$ you mom said Anthony at the restaurant with his family. Jackie, his mother responds “Don’t you talk to me like that and if you say that one more time I will slap you!” I knew when Jackie was telling me this story what Anthony was going to do. Anthony cursed again and Jackie in

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Orlando Career Coach on Five Top College Majors in a Bad Economy

By |August 15th, 2009|

I ran into a friend of mine shopping with her daughter who was getting ready to go off to college. I asked her daughter if she was excited about going off to college and was surprised to hear her express a lot of worry and concern over what to study. I know when I was

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Orlando Teen Counselor on Quick Tips for Transitioning into Middle School

By |July 29th, 2009|

Orlando Teen Counselor gives a few Quick Tips for Transitioning into Middle School

What is their goal today?
• To learn
• Be polite
• Greet and affirm the teacher
• Greet and affirm my classmates – Make Peer Feel Like a Million Bucks
• Stay focused
• Stay out of trouble What are you supposed to do in

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Orlando Child Counselor on 3 Tips to Protect Your Kids from Molesters at Water Parks

By |July 20th, 2009|

In the past month, there have been four charges of exposure or molestation in the Orlando area water parks including Typhoon Lagoon, Wet n Wild & Aquatica. According to the U.S. Department of Justice, 7% of boys and 25% of girls will be molested by the age of 18. As a result of the recent

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Orlando Marriage Counseling Tips | 3 Lessons Learned from Jon and Kate | Daily Buzz

By |June 24th, 2009|

Orlando Marriage Counselor gives 3 Lessons Learned from Jon and Kate | Daily Buzz

Jon & Kate made the BIG Announcement on their reality show “Jon & Kate Plus Eight” that they will be separating and that it was what was best for the kids. Marriages of the children of divorce have a much higher rate of

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Orlando Teen Expert Counselor on Parenting Tips to Deal with Sexting Teens

By |May 12th, 2009|

Parenting Tips to Deal with Sexting Teens | Orlando Teen Expert Counselor

A friend of mine was complaining about how her teenage children are always texting instead of speaking with one another and was horrified to find out her daughter had just received a picture of a male penis. She was horrified that anyone would do