I’ve Got a NEW Attitude: Insight

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Do you remember times growing up being frustrated or disappointed with your parents for one reason or another? Do you remember telling yourself, “I’m never going to be like him/her when I grow up and have a family.” Everything goes well until you finally actually have your own family. You inevitably find yourself looking in […]

PEP Podcast for June 2015 | Introducing Love and Logic Classes

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Meagan Histand, MEd and Christy talk about how Meagan came to work at Acorn Counseling Education Services. Meagan is our new Director of Education and has worked in many interesting areas of education. She has experience with autism, behavioral interventions, and has become a certified Love and Logic facilitator. She describes lessons she has learned […]

Teachers: Real Heroes for Abused Children

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Real heroes are people who make a choice to see, hear, and report to protect abused children. They are also the ones who teach children how to live with courage. This article is about how you can be one. The little girl comes to school each day, face clean, hair with a severe part, and […]

Sandtray Therapy: An Alternative to Talk Therapy

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Sandtray therapy is a therapy that uses a tray filled with sand and miniature figures to allow clients to express themselves. Let’s look at an example session with Lilly, a 14 year old girl who recently moved to Texas. Lilly isn’t sure what to think about counseling, and was hesitant to go. As she scans […]

PEP | Love and Logic Classes Begin June 13th!

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Parenting the Love and Logic Way! Want to find out how to parent with Love and Logic? Come to this weeks set of classes on putting an end to arguing, back talk, and begging. Meagan Histand, Director of Education at Acorn Counseling Services will be providing 3 different times to come to this amazing class. […]

Parent Education Program Sign Up

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Sign Up for our Parent Education Program Find out more about parenting from our experts, including our latest schedule for Love and Logic classes, our special Parent Education Program podcast, and articles we love! We will even have an ebook coming out soon, so don’t wait! Get on our list now. First Name * Last […]

June 2015 Podcast

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In this podcast, Christy updates Nick on who is working at Acorn Counseling Education Services and Nick talks about his awesome kids and what he has learned about parenting this month. Christy says good bye to Heather McGilvray, hello to Meagan Histand, and welcome back to Laura Westbrook. Whew! Things are movin fast on Play […]