4 Holiday Tips for Newly Divorced Families

With the American divorce rate between 40 and 50% of marriages ending in divorce, many of us are touched by divorce during the holidays. As with many things, the first holiday with a major change can be the most challenging. There are usually lots of feelings...

Acorn Digest November 2015

Click on our Acorn to access our newest Digest. You will find our favorite blog of the month, a short bit of advise about communication and our event calendar for the month. One of our favorite events for November is a brand new idea Christy had for getting our...

1 Simple Change

Around 2010, I decided to work on my own growth – personally, professionally, within my family. I spent so much time working to help my kids grow up into fully functional adults, assisting my clients in learning to deal with difficult situations, and supporting...

Acorn Digest Oct, 2015

Digest and Happenings at Acorn October 2015 Here is our best newsletter yet! I know I say that every time, but we are constantly becoming better writers and this is one of our best articles. Laura Westbrook, LPC Intern writes from her heart. In this newsletter you...

Teachers: Real Heroes for Abused Children

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...

Meagan Histand, Director of Education

  Throughout my career, I have been passionate about helping families work through the challenges of raising children with educational and psychiatric disabilities. I began my career in my native Massachusetts, working in a variety of capacities to advocate for...