The Gift At My Door

The Gift At My Door

Written by Kelle Watson, M.A.LPC, Director of Mental Health Counseling I have always found Christmas to be magical. I still do even though I am far from being a kid anymore. It seems magical things…
Grief And The Holidays

Grief And The Holidays

Written By Heather Mullaly, M.S.Ed, Volunteer Resident Counselor This is the time of year when we typically get together with friends and family and celebrate the holidays. We are told that this is supposed to…
So What Are You Grateful For?

So What Are You Grateful For?

I love this time of year. Not only is it the kick off to the holiday season, it is the month that hosts my birthday! My Mom used to make such a big deal out…
What Is Adoption? A Global Perspective

What Is Adoption? A Global Perspective

This is the final of four blog posts for National Adoption Month – contributed by Rebekah Hall, M.S.W., Director of Youth & Family Services. For more information on Catholic Charities’ Adoption Program, please visit: adoptionandpregnancycenter.org…
What Is Adoption? The Language Of Adoption

What Is Adoption? The Language Of Adoption

Contributed by Rebekah Hall, M.S.W., Director of Youth & Family Services Adoption has a language all its own. First there are the acronyms: ICPC (Interstate Compact for the Placement of Children), ICWA (Indian Child Welfare…