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Frequently Asked Questions

Postpartum Depression

Postpartum Depression

Life with a new baby can be delightful and rewarding, however, it can also be difficult and stressful at times. When a woman is pregnant and after she gives birth, many physical and emotional changes occur which can leave her feeling sad, anxious, afraid, or confused. These feelings are commonly referred to as "baby blues" [...]
Parenting: When Nothing Works

Parenting: When Nothing Works

As parents, we want what is best for our children. We work diligently to ensure their physical, emotional, and mental well-being. We strive to teach them right from wrong and we protect them as best we can from harm. However, sometimes our children seem determined to challenge every attempt we make towards helping them grow [...]
Parenting Multiples

Parenting Multiples

Most couples know that having children forever changes their lives. However, parents who are blessed with two, three, or more miracles may feel as though they’ve left the hospital and arrived home on another planet! The arrival of multiple newborns presents unique challenges for parents. So what can parents do to make life with multiples [...]
Parenting Adopted Child

Parenting Adopted Child

Raising a family today is difficult. Raising an adopted child presents unique challenges. As your child grows, they will be influenced by family, friends, school, and the community. They will also be influenced by their past and the genes passed to them by their birth parents. Both are powerful factors in their development, personality and [...]
Parent Loses Job

Parent Loses Job

If your job ended and it wasn’t your choice, the experience of facing an uncertain future can be extremely stressful and frightening. You may be feeling out of control and helpless or perhaps even bitter with your former employer. All of these emotions are normal. How you handle these difficult days, however, can be a [...]
Parenting A Special Needs Child

Parenting A Special Needs Child

Expecting a baby is often an exciting and joyous time for a new mom or dad. High hopes and dreams are placed on the future of this new little one. But how might you feel if your doctor tells you that your baby will be born with a birth defect or genetic disease? What happens [...]

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