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Karen Zilberstein

Karen Zilberstein, LICSW is a child and family psychotherapist and a research associate at Five College, Inc. in Amherst, MA. She is a co-author of a children’s book, Calming Stormy Feelings: A child’s Introduction to Psychotherapy, and is currently writing a book for adults entitled, Parenting Under Pressure. The book profiles families with different challenges and their struggles to locate adequate resources. For more info visit karenzilberstein.info

Speaking Up: Coordinating With Providers to Get Needs Met

Speaking Up: Coordinating With Providers to Get Needs Met https://www.autismparentingmagazine.com/coordinating-with-providers-for-needs/

I could tell by the slump of her shoulders and the droop of her face that my childrearing tips had hit the wrong mark.  Animated and engaged just a moment before, Joyce now looked dispirited and exhausted. Overwhelmed. As a psychotherapist, I am always thankful when clients let me know that something I say or […]

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