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Life Transitions

Episode

Are you Dreaming of a Blue Christmas?

Christmas and New Years are two of the most beloved and celebrated holidays.  But for those suffering from loneliness, financial hardship, or the loss of a family member, the season can lose its meaning and feel cold and empty. 

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Grieving Through the Holidays

Christmas can be especially difficult when you’re grieving the loss of a loved one. If you’re dealing with heartache, our counselors have a few ideas I’d like to share to help you get through this holiday season a bit easier.

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The Impact of PTSD on Military Families (Part 2 of 2)

A panel of guests discusses what post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is, how it impacts individuals and families, and where they can turn for help. (Part 2 of 2)

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Episode

The Impact of PTSD on Military Families (Part 1 of 2)

A panel of guests discusses what post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is, how it impacts individuals and families, and where they can turn for help. (Part 1 of 2)

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Article

Suffering Brings Wisdom, Perspective

Dr. David Jeremiah

David Jeremiah reflects on his seven-year battle with lymphoma and the lessons he has learned along the way.

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Series

Making a Career Change

If you're thinking about making a career change, consider using this plan to satisfy yourself personally and professionally.

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When They Leave Home

When it is time for your child to leave home, goodbyes are never easy.

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Grandparenting

A Focus Leadership Institute student shares her perspective on how older adults can establish trusting relationships with today's youth.

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Adjusting to Change

Change involves endings — the end of seasons we love as well as those difficult seasons we've simply had to endure.

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When You've Lost Your Job

After losing your job, you'll face many challenges — and a unique window of opportunity that you normally would not have.

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Caring for Ill or Aging Parents

Taking care of aging parents is one of life's toughest responsibilities. But planning and cooperation will ease the adjustment—for parents and adult children alike.

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Becoming a Parent

The nine months from conception to birth will change your life forever. We're here to help you prepare for this exciting new adventure.

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Becoming Your Loved One's Caregiver

Never before in America's history have we had so many people, ages 65 to 74, caring for aging parents, and never have we had so many older people, especially as baby boomers continue to age.

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Adjusting to Life After an Adoption

After parents adopt a child, it's important for their new transracial or transcultural family to help the new family member feel at home. Here's how.

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Abounding Midlife Living

Despite the dishonest "surround-sound" of our culture, we can walk into the afternoon of life with abounding grace, peace, love, rest and joy.

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Getting Married

Musician Bill Buchanan didn't consider much before he and his wife were married. Now, more than a decade into his marriage, he has a lot to sing about. He offers encouragement and advice to young couples considering marriage.

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Understanding Menopause

There are currently more than 32 million postmenopausal women in the United States. Menopause does not occur at a specific age, although most women go through menopause near midlife.

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Employment

Whether a new job is your ultimate dream or your worst nightmare, the transition is stressful.

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Article

What to Consider When Considering a Cruise

Karen O'Connor

Cruising has become my travel mode of choice—not just because I'm older now—but because it offers the very things I'm looking for in a vacation.

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