The Legend of The Lost Libido

Everyone knows that over time relationships shift: sometimes for the better; sometimes for the worse. This will depend on how you tend to it....

WHY DID SHE JUMP? Mother’s mission to bring awareness to Bipolar Disorder

    Psychiatrist and author, Joan Childs, shares the story of her daughter who struggled with a Bipolar disorder that led to her suicide...

REPARENTING THE INNER CHILD

The Inner Child has been a term used since the mid 80’s. It is not psychobabble or fringe therapy. The term, The Inner Child,...

Why is Change So Difficult? By Joan E. Childs

Why is Change So Difficult? In my thirty-seven years of private practice the most difficult thing for people to do is change. Whether it’s...

HELPFUL PERSONAL HINTS ON HEALING FROM A SUICIDE – By Joan E. Childs

On July 2, 1998, my beautiful thirty-four year old daughter, Pam, a PhD and clinical social worker, leaped to her death from a 15th...

Glowing review of Why Did She Jump? My Daughter’s Battle with Bipolar Disorder(from Netgalley)

Joan’s daughter, Pam committed suicide. She, succumbed to her mental illness. One that had plagued her, nearly her entire life. Pam was bipolar and no...

blogtalkradio with Joan E. Childs

Six million people suffer from bipolar disorder in our country alone. Author and therapist, Joan Childs, knows from personal and painful experience how difficult...

POST TRAUMATIC BREAK UP DISORDER PART III

HOW TO HEAL YOUR RELATIONSHIP There are many ways to mend the rips and tears we create over time in our relationships.  Having been...