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Tips of the Trade: College Readiness: Creating a Blueprint for Success

College success is a goal that most of us expect. Schools and families do their part to guide and counsel children towards skill building, good decision-making, and maturity. Notwithstanding these best efforts, many newly minted high school graduates struggle as they transition into demanding post-secondary environments. Some students transfer colleges, some take more than four… Read more »

Saved from Addiction

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SAVED FROM ADDICTION, INC. Joseph A. Russo, M.D. CEO and Executive Medical Director Medical Director and Co-Founder of The Recovery Center of Westport Maud Purcell, MSW, LCSW, CEAP Chief Clinical Officer Founder and Executive Director of The Life Solution Center of Darien We live in a time in which addiction to opioids, alcohol and other substances… Read more »

Dr. Paul Bernstein – Tips of the Trade

Most of us take our  eyesight for granted. If we don’t see well, we schedule an appointment with the Eye Doctor. Diagnosing a vision problem in a child can be slightly more complex. The question isn’t only “can they see it”, but “how hard is the brain working to see it”? The inefficient use of… Read more »

RAM Council Foundation Presents: The Power of Prevention: Success Stories and Strategies for Healthy Teen Years

Thursday, March 31, 2016 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm New Canaan High School Wagner Room Student Presentations by NCHS 9th – 12th  Substance-Free Members Q & A with Prevention Panel Suggestion Donation: Adults $10; Students Free PANEL OF EXPERTS: Rob Mallozzi, New Canaan First Selectman Mark Davis, Headmaster St. Luke’s New Canaan, Family Story Joe… Read more »

RAM Council in the New Canaanite

The Ram Council Foundation, an organization built around a group of NCHS students who lead substance-free lives, is scheduled on the night of Thursday, March 31 to hold a panel discussion, “The Power of Prevention: Success Stories and Strategies for Healthy Teen Years.” The question-and-answer session will feature panelists such as New Canaan First Selectman… Read more »

Reunification Therapy Networking Event at The Madison Beach Hotel

You are Cordially Invited to This Month’s Shoreline Networking Event at The Madison Beach Hotel.    Sara Mathews Dixon and Deb Noonan will present together this month, both of whom you can learn more about below. The presentation will provide an overview of the two types of reunification therapy from both a mental health and legal… Read more »

Holiday Gratitude Heals

  At holiday time most of us offer thanks to friends and loved ones, letting them know we’re happy that they are in our lives. We do this by way of emails and texts; with holiday cards and gifts; or at celebrations of the season. Many of us express our gratitude by reaching out to… Read more »