Grief in the Classroom

Grief in the Classroom

Helping children who are grieving during the school day is an issue we address in our recent newsletter and we provide some teacher resources. The National Association of School Psychologists provides a resource for teachers titled, FOSTER CARE FOR CHILDREN:...
The Reassurance of a Hug…

The Reassurance of a Hug…

When children fall or get hurt, when they are scared, they frequently cry. How can we encourage them to “just cry it out”? How often do we feel relief when we cry, particularly after the loss of someone we have deeply cared for? And, what about hugs? How can we hug...
Questions we must struggle with….

Questions we must struggle with….

Darla L. Henry & Associates Home About Us 3-5-7 Model Calendar GRANTS Blog Resources Contact How do we keep hope alive for those hurt by abuse, abandonment, rejection and neglect? How do we prevent the occurrence of secondary traumas from multiple placements, once...
Examining Loss

Examining Loss

Darla L. Henry & Associates Home About Us 3-5-7 Model Calendar GRANTS Blog Resources Contact How strange it would have been if everyone had completely ignored my losses, not recognized them, not validated them, not helped me grieve them. Perhaps that is what we do...
Lessons from America’s favorite Pastime

Lessons from America’s favorite Pastime

Darla L. Henry & Associates Home About Us 3-5-7 Model Calendar GRANTS Blog Resources Contact In the game of baseball coaches have an important role.  Coaches teach their players the fundamentals of game, position them in the field based on their skills and...