Decoding the Signs, Averting the Violence

The issue of mental health is again in the headlines with the tragic, and senseless shooting of Gabby Giffords and others in Tucson, AZ. This latest news is all too familiar.  Someone goes on a shooting rampage and the media, mental health experts and law enforcement struggle to find lessons in the aftermath. While some commentators believe that right wing rhetoric incited the young man responsible, it is now becoming clear that he suffered from some type of mental disturbance....more

dealing with elderly parents?

are many of you finding that you're dealing with elderly parents these days?  So many of my 40+ age group friends are finding it a real challenge - especially if they work as well.  What's your experience like?...more