Saturday, August 19, 2017
Text Size


Relationsips... Marinating in Mistakes

As a psychologist, and as any therapist can attest, I often scratch my head and wonder why people stay in the situations they do, make the same mistakes over and over, or don’t see their patterns of behavior.  This is true of any of us—we can all have blind spots to our own issues and mistakes, but since my job is to help people move to better places in their lives, I am faced on a daily basis with people who are unhappy about something that they can’t seem to fix. They either can’t get out of the situation or can’t get out of their own way.

Read more: Relationsips... Marinating in Mistakes


Moving Up and Moving On in 2017

Every year in my practice I tend to have at least a couple of twelfth graders getting ready to move on to college.  Some of our local districts are fairly small, stable, and homogeneous, and many kids have known each other 12 or 13 years by the time they graduate; for good and bad and everything in between, their classmates often feel like family.  Some kids choose to go to small colleges as well, feeling more secure and comfortable in a place where classes are small and they will be familiar with their professors.  Some choose large state schools and big Ivies, thrilled to be around tens of thousands of strangers and blending into the crowd as they reinvent themselves as adults.  To each his own.

Read more: Moving Up and Moving On in 2017


Healthy Life Series Continues in July at Phelps Hospital

Phelps Hospital’s Healthy Life series offers the community a wide range of programs on health-related subjects as well as numerous health screenings and support groups. Most events are free and take place on the Phelps campus, 701 N. Broadway in Sleepy Hollow unless otherwise noted. The Phelps Healthy Life Calendar for July follows:

Read more: Healthy Life Series Continues in July at Phelps Hospital


Open Door Family Medical Centers Join Forces with the American Cancer Society

As part of Men’s Health Month in June, Open Door Family Medical Centers announced that it has renewed its pledge to help increase colorectal cancer screening rates in Westchester and Putnam Counties by supporting the 80% by 2018 initiative, led by the American Cancer Society (ACS), the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the National Colorectal Cancer Roundtable (an organization co-founded by ACS and CDC).

Read more: Open Door Family Medical Centers Join Forces with the American Cancer Society


Page 1 of 12

Joomla Templates and Joomla Extensions by JoomlaVision.Com


Important: River Journal Online is the online publication of River Journal Inc., Tarrytown, NY. River Journal is not liable for failure to publish an advertisement or for typographic errors published, except for the cost of that portion of ad space within which the error first appeared. River Journal reserves the right to reject or edit any submission and all submissions become the exclusive property of River Journal. The opinions of River Journal's editorial board are those of the editorial board. Opinions stated in letters, articles, commentaries, ads, graphics or cartoons are those of indiviudal authors. No part of River Journal to include photos, artwork, ads, and text may be reproduced without the written consent of the Publisher.


Browser compatibility notes

Login Form