Families and the Pandemic

When I read articles about helping youth during the pandemic, I am struck by the finding that helping families can be even more important than helping youth individually. I have noticed this in my own practice but to see this article from the Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry rally drives…

The Language of Siblings

I am on a train travelling home from Quebec City. I have been to visit my younger sister. As I get further away from her, I am watching the landscape of my youth  –  the flat plain of the St. Lawrence River lowlands – pass by. An important element of my relationship with my sister…