Why don’t we h...

Social Health: Information from Answers.com. For anyone unsure about the phrase “Social Health” this short blurb linked aboveĀ from Answers.com will explain enough. I love this phrase and have started using it on a daily basis since it resonates with my ideas of a holistic...

It Gets Worse Before...

In the spirit of the recent wave of encouraging videos (literally, intending to bestow “courage”) of credible speakers offering a vision of a hopeful future to LGBTQ youth who experience daily torture at the hands of bullies, I would like to make a slightly different remark. In my...

Social Support and R...

Social isolation worsens cardiac arrest effects on heart regulation A new study in mice shows how social support can help minimize some of the worst physical damages to the brain caused by a heart attack.

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Give Now and Double ...

For a limited time, two families who have been strong supporters of The Relational Center’s work have partnered in a joint pledge to match any donations we receive through the end of October up to a total of $20,000. That means with your help we can turn $20,000 into $40,000. But this...

It All Depends: A Po...

Isolation is corrosive. This intuition nags at us as we slather on sunscreen and reach for a cold drink; reclining in our lounge chairs and adjusting the ear buds that pipe in our epic playlists, we watch the SUVs parade by, averting our eyes from the strange but eerily familiar neighbors we...