The Question Nobody is Asking: Why Are America’s Youth So Preoccupied With Getting High?

By |June 10th, 2014|Blog, Uncategorized|0 Comments

In my busy plano counseling practice, seeing clients with addiction problems is about as common as a family doctor seeing a client with a cold. By far and away, substance abuse problems are the most common reasons parents/families will bring a young client into my practice. When asked what the next step is, I […]

What Is Really Going On With This Knock-Out Game?

By |June 10th, 2014|Blog, Uncategorized|0 Comments

It seems like everyday we are reading an article or watching a feature on the local news about somebody being attacked randomly on the news. In my own city of Dallas, two elderly men have been attacked in the last two weeks as they were walking out of a restaurant. In each case, they were attacked by…

What Is Really Going On With This “Knock-Out Game”?

By |June 10th, 2014|Blog|0 Comments

It seems like everyday we are reading an article or watching a feature on the local news about somebody being attacked randomly on the news. In my own city of Dallas, two elderly men have been attacked in the last two weeks as they were walking out of a restaurant. In each case, they were attacked […]

How To Let Your Child Fail The Right Way

By |June 10th, 2014|Blog, Uncategorized|0 Comments

All over the news we have heard interviews with psychologists and counselors discussing the rising levels of narcissism and entitlement among young adults in this country. The reasons are many and there is plenty of blame to go around. I could spend time rehashing the arguments but you probably have already heard the reasons and I already […]

Why Have We Lost So Many Great Artists to Substance Abuse?

By |June 10th, 2014|Blog, Uncategorized|0 Comments

When the first reports of Phillip Seymour Hoffman’s death came in a few months ago, my first thought was sadness that another great actor passed away. After the initial thoughts and emotions faded, I couldn’t help but wonder why these deaths continue to happen. So many great actors and musicians have passed away over the past 20…

Why Have We Lost So Many Great Artists to Substance Abuse?

By |June 10th, 2014|Blog|0 Comments

When the first reports of Phillip Seymour Hoffman’s death came in a few months ago, my first thought was sadness that another great actor passed away. After the initial thoughts and emotions faded, I couldn’t help but wonder why these deaths continue to happen. So many great actors and musicians have passed away over the past […]