Monthly Archives: January 2012


At the end of last semester, our first-year school psychology cohort learned that we would be losing one of our members to a counseling program. We were sad to see her go but we understood and respected her decision. What … Continue reading

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fuzzy feelings

“I have been waiting and waiting for you!” he exclaimed, huge grin spread across his freckled face. Some of the best moments in life arise from feeling needed. Especially when you are wanted by a young child. No matter the … Continue reading


Getting A Late Start

Even though our Spring semester started last week, I have yet to attend my first class, or even take a look at a syllabus.  I like to think that I have a pretty good excuse; last week, I married my … Continue reading


Kicking Off the Second Semester

After an incredibly restful and relaxing break, I feel refreshed and ready to take this coming semester by storm.  After one week back I already feel in the swing of things and I’m looking forward to getting settled into my … Continue reading

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School Psychology Through the Looking Glass

Alice: Would you tell me, please, which way I ought to go from here?
 The Cat: That depends a good deal on where you want to get. 
Alice: I don’t much care where…
 The Cat: Then it doesn’t much matter … Continue reading


The Arabic Evangelical Baptist Church of Boston

Although my first semester as a graduate student has come and gone I wanted to take this time to acknowledge what an amazingly transformative experience it was for me. To personify this transformation I will tell the super shortened version … Continue reading

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Good Morning!

My mind seemed to be slogging through some hazy funk. Yesterday was our first day back to the grind after a blissful three weeks off and while I thought I would be able to shake off the accumulated cobwebs with … Continue reading

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One Semester Down!

I have officially completed my first semester of graduate school and I am one night away from starting my second….time certainly does fly!  I feel like it was just yesterday that I was sitting in Fundamentals Week, doing ice breakers … Continue reading

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