Want to be happy at work?

The keys to success and happiness at work are more than simply making more money, getting a promotion, or getting the coveted corner office with a title.  Read on for more information.   Six Ways to Develop a More Positive Workplace

Time Management Tips That Actually Work

Chances are that you’ve been to at least one time management workshop. The techniques you learned probably worked for a while, until you realized they didn’t really work for you at all. The problem is not you—it’s the method of managing time that got in your way because not every time management technique works for […]

Teachers Turn Boston Tragedy into a Learning Experience

Courtesy of KWCH in Wichita KS Dr. Molly Allen is interviewed regarding how parents can handle shocking news video about tragedies such as the Bostom Marathon bombing. Boston Marathon Bombing – Teachers Turn Tragedy into Learning Experience

Adaptive Sports for Children with Disabilities

Belonging and participating are very important for children (and adults too).  This blogger has outlined steps parents should be mindful of as they seek to include their handicapped child in sports adapted to the child’s needs.   Molly Allen, PsyD 12 Important Things to Remember about Adaptive Sports for Children with Disabilities

Getting off of the ‘Worry Train’

This article quotes Sir Winston Churchill’s observation about needless worrying:  “When I look back on all these worries, I remember the story of the old man who said on his deathbed that he had a lot of trouble in his life, most of which had never happened.” Cognitve Behavioral Techniques can be helpful in taking […]

Autism Risk Unrelated to Total Vaccine Exposure in Early Childhood – NIMH

Unfortunately an article published some time ago (since discredited) tried to link autism with vaccinations for children.  Since then science has disproved any connection between developing autism and much needed vaccinations to prevent diseases.  Consult with your physcian and your child’s physician about your particular situation, but take steps to protect your health and the […]