Recovery from Childhood Abuse

The ASCA Recovery Framework is a 3 stage model for healing containing 21 steps. The stages and steps are: Stage 1 – Remembering I am in a breakthrough crisis, having gained some sense of my abuse. I have determined that I was physically, sexually or emotionally abused...

The FAMILY is the KEY to SOCIETY

It is a core value of CORE Family Resources that the family is the key to society.  The healthier the families, the healthier a society.  When there is a breakdown in the nuclear family, there is a breakdown in our society.  We believe at CORE Family Resources that...

New Beginnings

Are you stuck in a rut? What are you doing to get out? Several years ago I tried to see how far south I could go down North Padre Island in my pickup truck. The sand started getting deep fast! I was stuck in a rut! The problem was that I didn’t adhere to the...

I’m Not a Victim

Bad things happen to good people…right?  Sometimes, very bad things happen to good people!  In my situation, by the time I was six, both of my grandfathers died, my grandmother died, my father was killed in one car accident (more about this in my book), my...

Adoptee/ Adoptive Parent Coaching

Are you stuck?  Do you need some help getting unstuck?  I know just what may help.  I can coach you from where you are today to where you need to be.  In the coaching world, this is referred to as “the gap.”   Who closes the gap?  You do!  Why do you need...

Adoption Issues

The Realities of Raising a Kid of a Different Race The Realities of Raising a Kid of a Different Race The Trouble With the Christian Adoption Movement https://newrepublic.com/article/127311/trouble-christian-adoption-Movement Missionaries Who Gave Adopted Children...