We live in a bipolar, microwavable society in which people thrive off of dysfunction." -Drea Camille...more

HAS DYSFUNCTION BECOME THE NEW NORMAL?.....When Wrong becomes Right and Right becomes Wrong....

HAS DYSFUNCTION BECOME THE NEW NORMAL……? When Wrong Turns Right and Right Turns Wrong….....more

15, Pregnant and Ecstatic? I'm As Hopeful As You Are Ecstatic

This is not a post about pro-life or pro-choice. This is a post about how confused I am. One of my students, who is a teen mom, advised me that a 15 year old classmate was pregnant and ecstatic about it. My student was not sure if she should talk to her and offer some words of support and encouragement. Before I could even respond, I had a million thoughts racing through my head as I recalled colic, late nights, no sleep, diapers, and doctor visits - not to mention, labor and delivery. Moreover, all of these memories stemmed from two planned pregnancies in my mid-thirties....more

I think you touched upon the challenge with which I am faced. How do we provide the emotional ...more