"Professional counseling for both of you. Family counseling may be of some help as it isn't solely one-on-one with your daughter. You also need someone to talk to about what you're going through and help you with your emotions…"
"Rocco, Don't apologize for being angry and frustrated---you're entitled to those feelings. From my perspective, it seems that you and your daughter have developed a pattern here. You both have a role to play in this…"
"You don’t need a clinical diagnosis to take actions that work for depression.
The leading research is showing connections to vitamin defines, gut health and exercise.
Nutrition: Take 3,000 units vitamin D, Nordic Naturals Complete Omega…"
"First off, I wanted to thank everyone who has shared so far. I am humbled by the great and heartfelt responses I have read thus far. I know its hard to really gauge someone's life by a short post. Many factors are definitely involved. I feel…"
"Her therapist should have good opinions on all this. I assume you're paying for that, that it's through your insurance. Have her sign a waiver so you can get info from the therapist. Also, even if she won't sign a waiver, know that…"
"Wow, that's heavy.
I've never cut, gone to a hospital for really anything. So I can't claim to know what that's like. But I am a teenager who's been through *slightly* more than the norm amount of issues. I've also…"
"Wow. That's an incredibly challenging position. I'm not a dad or a husband, and I couldn't put myself in your shoes even if I were.
When I was a kid, growing up in a challenging environment, I built my resilience up through my…"
I have been a single dad for most of my daughters' life. She is 18 now and for the past 5 years, it has been an unbelievably hard road. After the sudden loss of her grandmother (my mother back in 2009) she started cutting herself. I have, on several occasions, had to bring her to the hospital for either stitches or for suicidal ideation. It's been hell. After a few years of regular counseling (which she still goers to once a week), and medication, she has been able to curb the cutting and her…See More
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I still love to play video games and act like a kid sometimes.....I love good food, good conversation and a lot of laughing!
The Rise of Theodore Roosevelt, The Last Lecture.........anything uplifting or empowering.
Clint Eastwood movies........old war movies.......historical movies...........Anything by Robert Rodriguiz or Quenton Tarantino
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"That might be over-generalizing what Adams wrote. I read it as more that Trump is *consciously* tailoring his message (such as it is) in such a way that interpretation is open to the receiver:
It might be more accurate, I think, to say Adams…"
For those of us honest-to-goodness gentlemen who know better. There are few things more manly than leading your lady to the ballroom floor, wearing your best wingtip dance shoes, and leading her in a good old fashioned jive.
"A little late to the discussion, I like the classes and the going to a studio, but I have found one very good you tube series on teaching the night club two step, just search for "Jo Thompson night club two step"."
"While I may not support Trump, I continue to be fascinated by his appeal. This morning, I happened across this, written by Dilbert creator Scott Adams, that seems -- at least at first blush -- pretty insightful:
Trump VS Bush: Persuasion Wars"
"Yes, because equating a authoritarian regime to a slap on sticker 'hey, this thing is dangerous, we're going to go over how it can be dangerous and see that you don't fly off the handle in a class and test', which, we already DO…"