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The Dark Side

by Maxine Fisher on June 27, 2013 · 0 comments

As parents, I believe it is safe to say that we feel fine talking about everything that is going well in our families and in the lives of our children. It is acceptable to describe Johnny scoring a goal in hockey, Tara getting a 4 (A) on her test, and how well the children get […]

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By Maxine Fisher Registered Clinical Counsellor & Music Therapist For many of us the “Play Date” brings up feelings ranging from happiness to anxiety or outright despair. The thought of a play date can conjure up memories from when we were growing up, sometimes being excluded and how much we wanted to feel connected to […]

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Stress & Music

by Maxine Fisher on February 27, 2013 · 0 comments

By Maxine Fisher M. Ed., MTA(Music Therapist Accredited) RCC (Registered Clinical Counsellor) victoriamusictherapy.com We all experience stress. As parents we are often challenged beyond anything we ever imagined. We have all developed ways to cope over the years, and those coping mechanisms can cause more stress. Most of us are on automatic, moving through a […]

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