Social Media Amplify Feelings of FoMO

The crystal ball of Snapchat and other apps allows teens to keep tabs on what their friends are doing. And that’s not always a good thing. Read the article, which Amy is quoted in, on The Monthly.

Reunification Therapy

Reunification Therapy is a fairly new court ordered therapeutic intervention which aims to reunite and reconcile a parent with their estranged children. It is so new that most established therapists feel nervous about taking on these cases. There are limited resources...

Social Media’s Impact on Our Health

Social networking sites (SNS) were created following the development of the arpanet, to later become known as the internet. Initially, an SNS was defined as a virtual community that offered its members the ability to network and share media content. Unlike websites...


Our ability to regulate our emotions is deeply intertwined with our ability to control our behavior.  These abilities are even more intensely coupled for young children.  Emotion regulation is core to how we, both adults and children, cope with heightened levels of...

Social Media

We live in a hyper connected and extremely accessible technological age.  There’s not much we can do anymore without use of our cell phones.  We use email for work, texting to connect with friends, Instagram to show photos, Facebook to advertise business and show our...

Body Image

In today’s society our perspective and ideas about the body can be so easily distorted.  We go shopping and see clothes hanging from a hanger and wonder to ourselves “how would that look on me.”  Although this is a very normal phenomenon I wonder about what happens...

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