Pinkies Up, Getting Down to Serious School Psych Business If you haven’t heard the news, I’ve started an ongoing virtual book club for school psychs…Read More
Mindful May: How Intentional Kindness is Contagious
More Mindfulness May fun coming your way! Watch this quick video on how the science of happiness can help boost your mood and the mood…Read More
“Labor” Day Confession—Why I Didn’t Go Back to School This Year
I have a confession. I didn’t go back to work as a school psychologist in the public schools this year. You may or may not…Read More
Ain’t Nuthin’ But an Educator Paaaaarty
This week was my spring break (yes, this late). It was so late this year, I almost tricked myself into thinking it was summer break….Read More
School Psychology Awareness Week:Wednesdaythursdayfriday
How appropriate that in School Psychology Awareness Week (SPAW!) I didn’t have any time to write anything until Saturday afternoon. Indeed, it was a long…Read More
Don’t Worry, "Shameless Self-Promotion Week" Lasts Only a Week.
Friends, I have been gestating a book baby for 2 years now. It was waaaaaaay overdue. There were many pains in getting it delivered. But…Read More
You are My Fire, People.
I used cognitive behavior therapy techniques on myself this morning in order to get my “ssa backwards”* to the gym today. Sometimes, you have to…Read More
Mindful Dishwashing and Rainbows
I once was forced to go to this professional development for psychologists on “teaching mindfulness,” which is basically the idea that kids (and adults) benefit…Read More
Call the Fire Marshall, I Need a Nap
In the spirt of last year’s post Back to Work in the Public School, By the Numbers, I shall give an update one year later….Read More
Must. Write. About. Kittens.
As promised, this post involves kittens. Okay, so it’s T-minus 2 days and counting until I return to work in the public school. I am…Read More