Stop and Smell the Sunflowers


Stop and Smell the Sunflowers By Kate Kopp Despite what my mother told me (every summer for years), summer is NOT over when Fourth of July gets here. (Although it often feels like it!) But summer does seem to fly by, despite my best efforts to slow it down. If my calculations are correct (and […]

Finding Joe


Finding Joe  By Fiona Purcell I have been in and around a certain 12 step program for a few 24 hours now. I remember distinctly my first meeting and shakily sobbed out who I was and that I was an alcoholic. It was the first time I had said it out loud and the sound […]

Community Dialogue Cont.


Check out the recent article by the Main Line Media News about our Community Dialogue! http://media.mainlinemedianews.com/2014/06/05/photos-new-leaf-club-dialogue-addresses-teen-drug-and-alcohol-use/#1

Relationships & Cell Phones


Relationships & Cell Phones As a Philadelphia area Licensed Counselor, I see so many couples, individuals, and families who are struggling with a sense of disconnection. TETHERED At a time when our cell phones allow us to be tethered to the workplace and the larger world many of us are discovering how challenging it can […]

Community Dialogue


After the recent problems involving drugs and alcohol in the surrounding community, the New Leaf Club presented a Community Dialogue on Thursday, May 29th. Drug and alcohol use is a serious problem in our community and the Community Dialogue offered an open discussion for all ages on these problems. The panel running the discussion consisted […]

tran·si·tion: paint a new world of meaning in midlife PART 2


Part 2 In Part 1 of our two-blog midlife series, we wrote about how our minds and bodies are changing and how our lives are taking unexpected turns in the middle years (ages 40-60+).   We search for answers to our elusive questions and find there are no easy answers.  Change is evident everywhere, on all […]

tran·si·tion: paint a new world of meaning in midlife PART 1


Part 1 With our minds and bodies changing and lives taking unexpected turns in the middle years (ages 40-60+), we search for answers to our elusive questions and find there are no easy answers.  Change is evident on all fronts – career, family, relationships, and at every level – physical, emotional, spiritual, financial.  Career interests […]

New Meditation Class


Our new meditation class taught by Catherine Etters will begin Friday, December 6th at 9am. To learn more about Catherine and what she has to offer check out her website: http://www.catherineettershealing.com/Radiance_Healing_Website/Home.html.