Losing the grip on who we are as we move abroad

Your friends, your sport club, your favorite restaurant, your family, your home. As we move to a new country, we leave behind many of the core elements that shape our identity. And the shift is rarely painless. In 1995, I moved from Italy to Denmark: I was 26 years old, had both professional and academic […]

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Anxiety

What is anxiety? Anxiety is an emotional reaction arising from the anticipation of a real or imagined threat to the self. It can play a role of an important protective factor against harm if it is based on an accurate assessment of a threat.  However, if it is persistent, disproportionate, and premised on inaccurate appraisal […]

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The Little White House Masters level Psychology Internship

Internship positions are open every semester at The Little White House.  In conjunction, we run a ‘student clinic’ that provides low cost therapy to individuals in the community.  Find more information here. We typically select two students per semester after application and interview. The internship is for people proficient in English, and consists of total immersion […]

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Divorce and breakups

When individuals meet and fall in love, most people do not imagine that they will ever break up.  Yet, statistics show that fifty percent of first marriages eventually end in divorce.  Divorce is typically an extremely stressful and painful time for families and may require the help of a professional to get through. I have […]

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