Navigating the Unknowns: Grieving Loss

In this episode, Dr. Todd Jensen interviews Dr. Deborah Barrett, a licensed clinical social worker who has extensive experience conducting individual and group therapy. She shares her thoughts about family loss and grieving, particularly during the coronavirus outbreak. Dr. Jensen is a Family Research and Engagement Specialist in the Jordan Institute for Families and a…

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Navigating the Unknowns: Understanding the Stressors

In this episode, Dr. Todd Jensen will help listeners understand and characterize family stressors, including the current coronavirus outbreak. Dr. Jensen offers tips for listeners to help them better manage family stress. Dr. Jensen is a Family Research and Engagement Specialist in the Jordan Institute for Families and a Research Assistant Professor in the School…

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Navigating the Unknowns: Surviving and Thriving when Young Adults Live at Home

This podcast, hosted by Dr. Sarah Verbiest, introduces four young people who contribute to the discussion on strategies for youth and their parents on navigating the conflicts and opportunities of sharing a home.   Dr. Verbiest is the Director of the Jordan Institute for Families and a Clinical Associate Professor at the University of North…

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Navigating the Unknowns: Finding Self-Compassion and Sharing Compassion with Others

In this episode, Dr. Isaiah Pickens discusses the importance of self-compassion and showing ourselves kindness during these trying times and how sharing compassion with others can help mitigate the stress in our own lives. Dr.  Pickens is a clinical psychologist and founder of iOpening Enterprises, a professional development and media company that helps people and…

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Parent and Practitioner Newsletter – Winter 2020

In this issue: Undercover Broccoli: Harnessing Summer’s Magic Wellness and Resilience for Youth in Our Digital World Let’s Talk About Dad’s Mental Health Big Tiny Teachers of Vulnerability and Strength The Science of Trauma: Pathways to Recovery The Little Yellow House Recognizing and Addressing Trauma in Children

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Story of Neglect

A story about neglect and its impact by Dawn. To download the audio version of this story, visit https://soundcloud.com/user-616990317/story-of-neglect

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