Tag Archives: Squirrel Hill Psychological Services

How to cope when your child leaves for college

It’s almost that time in August, when many young adults will start heading off to college for the first time. While the experience is filled with excitement, Gila Lux, a licensed clinical therapist with Squirrel Hill Psychological Services (SHPS), says … Continue reading

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Quest Camp combines summer camp and therapy for children with social and emotional challenges

Parents of children with Autism-related challenges or other diagnoses such as Attention Deficit Disorder or anxiety may hesitate when considering summer camps. They may even forgo the idea altogether because many camps do not address their child’s unique needs. For children … Continue reading

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Quest Camp combines summer camp with therapy for children with social and emotional challenges

Parents of children with Autism-related challenges or other diagnoses such as Attention Deficit Disorder or anxiety may hesitate when considering summer camps. They may even forgo the idea altogether because many camps do not address their child’s unique needs. For children … Continue reading

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Upcoming JF&CS and community events this April

The ongoing work of Jewish Family & Children’s Service and our partner agencies provide many possibilities and opportunities. As we strive to provide our community with comprehensive services, support and help every day, JF&CS and our community partners are offering … Continue reading

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Your winter blues may be fading with the first signs of spring

After weeks of winter storms, snow days and cranking up the heat to compensate for single digit temperatures, winter fatigue has most certainly set in. Wendy Levin-Shaw, LCSW, a therapist with Squirrel Hill Psychological Services, says winter fatigue–or the “winter … Continue reading

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Bullying a common back-to-school concern

In preparing the entire family for a successful school year, one area  parents and children may be concerned about is bullying. For families or children concerned about this important topic, we suggest you take a look back at the summer … Continue reading

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Back-to-sc​hool season means a transition for everyone in the family

There are so many things to consider when preparing the family for a successful start to the new school year; from shopping for back-to-school clothes and supplies to coordinating carpools and scheduling after-school activities. But sometimes in the midst of … Continue reading

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