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What to Expect When You Seek therapy or psychological testing services

August 13, 2019, Melissa A Jones, PhD | Leave a comment

Many people are nervous when they consider the idea of seeking therapy or psychological testing services. Sometimes they are nervous…

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When Your Uncle is a Kid Too!

August 3, 2019, Melissa A Jones, PhD | Leave a comment

When you have a large family as we do, grandkids come when there are still kids at home. That means…

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Back to School Tips for 2019

July 15, 2019, Melissa A Jones, Ph.D. | Leave a comment

With school resuming in the near future here are a few tips to help start the school year off right!…

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Books Recommend By Clinical Psychologist Dr. Jones

July 11, 2019, Melissa A Jones, Ph.D. | Leave a comment

As a clinical psychologist, I always like being able to recommend books to my patients. Books allow them to be…

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Miscarriage…21 years later

June 29, 2019, Melissa A Jones, Ph.D. | Leave a comment

There is nothing worse than the death of a child. All those hopes, dreams, and plans made are lost. There…

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Parenting Book Excerpt

 June 29, 2019, Melissa A Jones, Ph.D. | Leave a comment

Why am I qualified to teach parenting? So, why am I qualified to talk about parenting and relationships? First, I’m…

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Last Day of School Traditions

May 27, 2019, Melissa A Jones, Ph.D. | Leave a comment

The school years go by so fast, it is incredible. At my house, we have the first day of school and…


Family traditions of pictures with Santa!!

Easy Steps for Making Great Family Traditions

May 20, 2019, Melissa A Jones, Ph.D. | Leave a comment

I love family traditions! Big Tradition! Small Traditions! It does not matter to me. I love the special things that…


Increasing Family Enjoyment

May 20, 2019, Melissa A Jones, Ph.D. | Leave a comment

When most of us think about having children, prior to having children, it’s all rainbows and butterflies. The baby will…


Should I still date my partner??

May 20, 2019, Melissa A Jones, Ph.D. | Leave a comment

I’m a parent now, I no longer have time to do anything with my husband. I’m too tired to do…


Communication is Key

May 20, 2019, Melissa A Jones, Ph.D. | Leave a comment

We all need communication skills and we have communication skills, but what kind of communication skills do we use?? Do…


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