Category Archives: Parenting

Summer Resource

Here’s an update from a great local summer resource: Children’s Therapy and Learning Center : Summer Camp 2016 Our mission is to support all children in achieving greater success in academic performance and social participation. Session 1: Week of August … Continue reading »

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Attention: Special Needs Parents

I received this announcement today and it seems like a valuable resource for special needs parents. Special Needs Webinar PDF

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Me Want It But Me Wait

I just love Cookie Monster and his new popularity. I especially like this new video as he is expanding on the concept first proven years ago in The Marshmallow Test, but with his Cookie Monster-ness glowing. Enjoy! And remember that … Continue reading »

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Go Slow

What a summer it has been here in Connecticut! From soggy, rainy, moldy, humid ick to hot, dry, record-setting and sweltering, we sure are being tested by Mother Nature. Oftentimes when we feel like we are being tested or punished … Continue reading »

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My Hopes and My Fear

The tragedy in Newtown is a tragedy in every town. My hope is that we as a country can remember that. My fear is that so many have already forgotten. Here, in Trumbull, a mere 8-9 miles separate us from … Continue reading »

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Erica Cannata Taking Leave of Absence

It is with a heavy yet hopeful heart that we inform you that Erica Cannata will taking a leave of absence. Erica, having been with MFT3 since June of 2010, has been a steady presence and will definitely be missed. … Continue reading »

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Therapy and Divorce

As one might imagine, a Marriage and Family Therapist will see many couples choosing not only to repair and rebuild their marriages, but many also come to end their marriages. Sometimes we are privileged to meet with both parties and … Continue reading »

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December Divorce Support

This December, MFT3 will be running the Divorce Support group twice, first on Tuesday December 6 and then again on Tuesday December 13. It will be at 7:00 – 8:30 and the cost is $30. The holidays present a particularly … Continue reading »

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There’s Danger in Black and White

Black and white, at least in therapy, is all about thinking and has nothing to do with race, color or culture. Black and white thinking is one of the major hurdles we address and challenge in therapy and it has … Continue reading »

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A great tool for kids with difficulties

I learned about this iPod/iPad/iPhone app today through a networking group on LinkedIn and I am so impressed with this tool. It’s called Behavior Tracker Pro and Skill Tracker Pro and while it may require some discipline and a learning … Continue reading »

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