Mental Health | Milwaukee North Shore Moms

Toxic Achievement Culture

Our kids have gotten very good at handling a barrage of pressures; they’re likely overscheduled and grinding out their studies and extra curricular with high expectations for now and the future. But the added pressure (from us, schools and our kids themselves)...

What We Should All Know About Male Mental Health

Stephen “tWitch” Boss took his own life last  this week, and millions took to social media to mourn the tragic loss. Many commented on how it seemed like he had it all—fame from his long-time tenure as the Ellen Degeneres Show DJ, an All-Star stint on So You Think You...

Back-to-School Blues

This story was contributed by Harvey Karp, M.D.  For so many kids, back-to-school season is full of excitement! They get to pick out a new lunchbox or backpack, see old friends, play at recess, and return to a more predictable routine. The truth is: While children...

Your Mom Cares

We are thrilled to share this Mental Health Checklist from our friends at YourMomCares. Now that we’re all back into a school routine, you may have noticed some adjustment pains. Our kids went from limited in-person social interactions, zero school activities,...

Self-Compassion for Parents and Teens

This July is promising to be one of the best months we’ve had as a family in a while. We’ve seen parents, uncles, aunts, and cousins we haven’t seen in over a year. We also go to meet our newest family member, Harper, who was born this past June. All...

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