Emerging adulthood is a developmental period where the tasks for the young adult are related to separation/individuation from one’s family, exploration of an identity, establishment of self-agency, development of a passion or direction in life, and engagement in peer and romantic relationships. Continue reading Adoption and Young Adults
Holidays can be the best and the worst of times in our families. While they may bring out the best in us, that is offer opportunities for warm connection and celebration, for expressions of gratitude or provide chances to heal wounds, we also know that these times can and often are stressful and instead, seem to heighten tensions and conflicts. Continue reading How Do I Want to Celebrate the Holidays? Thinking about Thanksgiving.