Joanna Curry-Sartori, LMT

Parenting Purposefully: How to be Present and Connect with Your Child

By Joanna Curry-Sartori, LMFT   As parents we so often remark to each other about at how fast our children are growing up and we tell each other to cherish each moment. At some deep level we know what an extraordinary gift it is to be a parent, to witness and guide our child’s growth.  We […]

Parenting Purposefully: Cultivating a Mindful Way of Being with our Children

By Joanna Curry-Sartori With all it’s joys and gifts, parenting can also be challenging and intense; Your young daughter is having a tantrum in the library. Your 3rd grader is constantly distracted and “doesn’t hear” instructions. Your middle schooler rudely talks back at a family party. Your high schooler looks unhappy but says nothing when you […]

Talking with Kids about the Election

By Joanna Curry-Sartori Many parents are struggling with the negative tone of the 2016 election and with the uncertainty of our political direction. They are struggling to process the news themselves, and are also charged with the difficult task of talking with children. If you are one of those parents, or someone who works with children, […]