Two Years of Five on Friday!

This Friday marks two years of Five on Friday!  Some weeks the post comes easily Some weeks I am scratching my head for inspiration Every week, I am challenged and gratified by the opportunity share... Read More

Is Mom Depressed?

We know some women are at increased risk for depression during and following pregnancy We also know that when moms are depressed, kids pay a price So maternal mental health screening is a no brainer,... Read More

What’s the Matter with Kids Today?

"The children now love luxury They have bad manners, contempt for authority; they show disrespect for elders and love chatter in place of exercise" So said Socrates more than 2000 years ago about... Read More

An Award of Our Own

Last week, I wrote about the Academy Awards and the ways in which mental health themes were addressed in certain movies nominated for Best Picture This week, we had the privilege of presenting an... Read More

And the winner is…

Oscars will be distributed with much fanfare this Sunday evening Extraordinary stories, scores and scenery Each year, I look forward to watching the Academy Awards with my son, Ben, who knows far... Read More