Entries by Leslie Scott

Domestic Violence: An unwanted upgrade

Domestic violence continues to be a common issue for youth in Ohio.  As youth become more technologically savvy, so do their abusers and the form abuse takes. Rather than abuse being isolated to their home – many experiences these tactics on social media, their cell phones, in their cars and more. Technology has made it easier than ever to stalk, control, monitor, and […]

Suicide Awareness Month

September is Suicide Awareness Month.   It’s important to raise awareness that suicide is preventable. How? Suicide is a means to an end. An end of pain. If we treat the pain early enough, we can prevent many from losing their lives to be free of pain.   Recognize When Someone Needs Help.   The first step in preventing […]

Parent-Child Conflict During COVID-19

COVID-19 is a crisis. The stress of exposure, paying for bills, helping your child with their homework, keeping your dog quiet during your meeting, and protecting yourself is overwhelming. As professionals, we have the added pressure of navigating what to say, when you don’t know what tomorrow looks like. If you haven’t heard it today, […]