Autism Therapy and The Amazing Results of ABA (Applied Behavior Analysis)

Many individuals, especially during early intervention years (ages 2-6) participate in ABA for upwards of 30-40 hours a week- equivalent to many adult full...

Can You Hear Me? The Challenges of Couples’ Communication

It is that time of year again. Valentine’s Day approaching. Apprehension on your mind. What will you do to celebrate? Why is your spouse...

Dr. Lorenzo Childress III: Out of the White Coat

Lorenzo Childress III, MD, is a board-certified internal medicine physician who also provides wound care and hyperbaric oxygen treatments at the University of Maryland...

In Awe of Military Families

It was a recent conversation with a patient when I came to the realization of just how many of our patient families are military....

Sensory Integration and Communication

Functional communication, or the basic ability of expressing one’s needs and wants, is essential for both children and adults to interact successfully. For children...

Benefits of Chiropractic Care During Pregnancy

The Doulas of Southern Maryland work closely with many different practitioners in our community to ensure our clients understand the importance of a healthy,...

5 Years after Cancer – 5 Life Balancing Mantras

August 17th was my five-year survivorversary. I can’t believe how fast five years have come and gone. It’s like I blinked and went from...

Counseling, Consultation and Coaching. What is the difference?

It’s that time of the year again, New Year’s Day. Last night there was champagne, fireworks, a plethora of appetizers and parties into the...

Seeking Purpose Living Dreams

“Seek Purpose, Live Dreams”, the four words that came to mind when I decided to go into business for myself back in 2009. Through...

Blue Sails Counseling and Consulting

"The good life is a process, not a state of being. It is a direction, not a destination.” This quote – spoken by Carl Rogers,...