Author: Dr Haas

Listen to Your Child

Listen to Your Child Now that we have the goal in mind, namely raising a happy child (see Parenting-The Goal), the issue becomes how to go about doing it.  In this article I will lay out one of the most important things parents...

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Parenting – The Goal

Parenting – The Goal As I have alluded to in previous discussions, I believe good parenting can be based on core premises. In this message, I would like to discuss one of my most basic. Let’s not wait any longer: The core...

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Parenting Pre-Contemplation

Parenting Pre-Contemplation Parenting – Pre-Contemplation Phase I am borrowing a term from the Stages of Change model which I think is appropriate.  Here, the change we’re talking about is going from the relatively...

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Parenting – Introduction

Parenting – Introduction I have struggled with the idea of sharing my thoughts about parenting for awhile now. Certainly we have all been exposed to bad parenting on occasion.  The parent screaming at or striking a small...

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Death and Life

Death and Life Mortality is a difficult thing to talk about. One would expect that something so commonplace as death would be better accepted, but that is not the way most humans, at least the people I know, handle the issue....

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From a lifelong study of psychology, medicine, meditation, religion, and spirituality; here are some thoughts, shared in hope for greater understanding and compassion in the world.