Mike Hannan

Recent Posts

Welcome to (Grand)Parenthood

Posted by Mike Hannan on Sep 7, 2017 10:51:09 AM

A 2016 report by the Associated Press stated that 2.7 million grandparents are raising grandchildren, and about one-fifth of those have incomes that fall below the poverty line, according to census figures. Their ranks are increasing. At the time the article was written, the number of grandparents raising grandchildren was up seven percent from 2009, and the trend is holding.

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Topics: Parenting

children’s mental health and the juvenile justice system

Posted by Mike Hannan on Aug 31, 2017 10:59:09 AM

Perhaps one of a parent’s greatest fears is having a child get in trouble with the law. That fear is amplified for parents who have a child diagnosed with a mental illness.

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Topics: Children's Mental Health, Parenting

finding the help you need in your child’s school

Posted by Mike Hannan on Aug 10, 2017 3:30:43 PM

For any child with mental health needs, school can be a challenging and frustrating place. And schools can't help if they don’t understand the extent of your child’s problem

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Topics: Children's Mental Health, Back to school, Parenting