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The Importance of Neuropsychological Assessments for Children With Dr. Lisa Novak

The Importance of Neuropsychological Assessments for Children With Dr. Lisa Novak

In this episode of The Coping Podcast, licensed clinical psychologist Dr. Leigh Weisz hosts Dr. Lisa Novak, the Co-founder and Clinical Director of Illuminate Psychological Assessments, to talk about the value of neuropsychological assessments for children. Dr. Novak shares how these assessments benefit both parents and children, her usual process for identifying the root cause of children’s problems and challenges, and the impact of COVID on children’s emotional struggles.

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Creating Healthy Eating Habits for Kids With Lara Field of FEED Nutrition Consulting

Creating Healthy Eating Habits for Kids With Lara Field of FEED Nutrition Consulting

In this episode of the Coping Podcast, Dr. Leigh Weisz hosts Lara Field MS, RD, LDN, the Owner and Founder of FEED Nutrition Consulting. Lara talks about the value of healthy eating for kids and families. She shares tips on how parents can handle picky eaters, how to teach kids to form healthy eating habits, and how parents can maintain healthy meals despite their busy schedules.

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Dr. Michelle Cutler Answers Questions About the July 4th Mass Shooting

Dr. Michelle Cutler Answers Questions About the July 4th Mass Shooting

In this episode of The Coping Podcast, licensed clinical psychologist Dr. Leigh Weisz is joined by Dr. Michelle Cutler, the Founder of Michelle Cutler, Ph.D., and Associates, to discuss how to talk to children after a traumatic event. Dr. Cutler talks about the mass shooting in Highland Park, Illinois, explains how adults and children can process their emotions, and shares tips for moving forward.

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How to Talk to Your Children After a Trauma

How to Talk to Your Children After a Trauma

In this episode of The Coping Podcast, licensed clinical psychologist Dr. Leigh Weisz is joined by Dr. Jeremy Weisz, the Co-founder of Rise25 Media, to discuss how to talk to children after a traumatic event. Dr. Weisz talks about the mass shooting in Highland Park, Illinois, explains how adults and children can process their emotions, and shares tips for moving forward.

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From the Desk of a 16 year old…

From the Desk of a 16 year old... I am sixteen and spend a good chunk of my day on social media. So, let me give it to you straight. Social Media has become one of the best and worst technological advancements for teenagers in this day in age. These social media apps...

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Teenager Perspective on COVID – Silver Linings

Teenager Perspective on COVID – Silver Linings

From the desk of a teenager and sent to Coping Partners to publish: As of March 2020, CoronaVirus became a global pandemic we all know a little too well. This extended period of time has provided many hardships. However aspects of this ongoing pandemic are blessings...

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