Posted on August 23, 2017 by Guest Blogger in Book Reviews, Resources.
Many of us struggle with boundaries in various areas of our lives. Anne Katherine’s book, Where to Draw the Line, is a great how-to book on defining the importance of creating and protecting boundaries. I have often found that a number of books on psychology are too academic and abstract. This book is easy to […]
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Posted on October 28, 2015 by BPAR in Families, For Parents, Holidays, Resources.
Halloween is a night of thrills, surprises and fun! Kids get to take the night off from being themselves in order to be someone else while they collect candy with their friends and family. Since it is such a popular night to be out and about it’s not so surprising that on average, children are […]
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Posted on September 8, 2015 by BPAR in Adoption, Book Reviews, Families, For Parents, Resources.
Who is your real mother? Why don’t you look like your parents? Do you have any baby pictures? Why were you adopted? Adopted children and their parents are faced with intrusive, personal questions like these all the time. They can evoke different emotional reactions such as excitement, pride, embarrassment, anger, frustration and pain. In an […]
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Posted on March 27, 2014 by BPAR in For Parents, Resources.
Social media has become a daily part of all of our lives. We are constantly checking our phones and computers to see what are friends are up to. We post pictures of our meals, our accomplishments, make vague statements that feed our need for attention or create a buzz with our political statements. Our […]
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