Author: Brian Cohen

Traditions at Camp

May 26, 2017

A summer camp experience is grounded in traditions.  Customs that are practiced through the years and passed down from generation to generation.  Camp traditions strengthen our relationship to one another and create a sense of belonging and...

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How Kids Benefit From Unplugging

December 27, 2014

One of the biggest challenges that parents face nowadays is monitoring how much time their kids spend in front of screens. The ubiquity of technology (computers, tablets, phones and other handheld devices), along with increased television...

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Giving Thanks

November 25, 2014

Thanksgiving is here and people all over the US are getting ready to gather with family and friends, watch a little football, and of course eat some turkey. The history of Thanksgiving originated with the pilgrims and the thanks given for their...

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Raising Independent Children

November 12, 2014

The term Helicopter Parent, a parenting style of hovering over our children and swooping in at the first sign of struggle, is so widely recognized that it can be found in the dictionary. Dr. Ann Dunnewold Ph.D., a licensed psychologist and author,...

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