Events for November 2022
Screening kids for Anxiety
(FOX LA, April 15, 2022)
In the face of rising mental health issues among our children, Dr. Nealon joins a respected panel of experts to discuss recommendations for kids and teens.
(Good Day LA, Mar. 1, 2022)
"Non-stop stress and uncertainty leaves a mark on our mental well-being," says Dr. Nealon. Here are some ways to cope..
Addressing the Youth Mental Health Crisis
(Good Day LA, Jan. 21, 2022)
The U.S. Surgeon General's advisory about our youth mental health crisis must be addressed. The pandemic has only worsened their situation. We discussed signs to look for and how we support our children.
How to Know If Your Kid Is a Narcissist
(Parents Magazine, Dec. 23, 2021)
Does your child exhibit abnormally narcissistic traits? Parents Magazine writer Maressa Brown interviewed Dr. Nealon for this timely article.
How to Deal With Grief During The Holidays
(WTTW – PBS, Dec. 23, 2021)
For many people dealing with depression, anxiety or other mental health conditions, the holidays can be a difficult time. It can also heighten feelings of grief or isolation.
Gratitude Can Change Your Brain
(Good Day LA – Fox 11, Nov. 30, 2021)
Being grateful can do more than help us feel good, it can actually change our brains and improve our mental health.
Kids & Vaccine: Advice for Parents When Opinions Differ
(Good Day LA – Fox 11, Nov. 4, 2021)
What can parents do when they don’t agree on vaccinating kids? Dr. Nealon offers some advice and points out - it’s about communication.
How COVID-19 Advanced Our Mental Health Priorities
(UN Chronicle, Oct. 10, 2021)
“Mental health issues are not new, but the COVID-19 pandemic rapidly accelerated the depth and breadth of the crisis we face.”
Inside the Wild, Unregulated World of Life Coaching
(Mic, Oct. 6, 2021)
“While life coaching might purport to help clients set and achieve goals, there’s not a whole lot of evidence that it actually does," according to Michele Nealon.
How to Prepare for Your Eventual Return to the Office
(Wired Magazine, Aug.30, 2021)
“Not only are our routines being disrupted again, but we’re re-entering work and school while there is still a tremendous sense of uncertainty.”
Dr. Nealon Cultivates Teamwork & Wellness to Navigate Crisis
(BizWomen, Jul. 9, 2021)
When the pandemic hit and the world floundered, I searched for a course of action for our university that would put us on the path back to normalcy.
Helping Kids Cope Amidst the Pandemic & Returning to School
(Spectrum News, Jun. 6, 2021)
Dealing with the pandemic has been traumatic for many – particularly children. Dr. Nealon discusses the importance of talking with children about how they're managing.
In Her Own Words: Women in Leadership & Work/Life Balance
(LA Business Journal, Jun. 14, 2021)
Women are bearing the brunt of the COVID Crisis – Where does work/life balance come into play?
The Modern Family: I Married a Vaccine Skeptic
(Politico, June 11, 2021)
The world is looking a little brighter now, but for some families the vaccines have given rise to a new pandemic drama: the unvaccinated family member.
How to Help Your Child Return to In-Person School
(Spectrum News, April 12, 2021)
Anxiety is a natural reaction to going back to in-class learning during COVID-19 after more than a year of learning from home and parents can help children prepare to go back to in-person learning.
Travel: When Someone is Behaving Badly on Your Tour
(LA Times, Mar. 26, 2021)
Is traveling, which has its own complications, asking for more psychological trouble?
Preparing Your Child for In-Person Learning with Dr. Nealon
(KTLA TV, March 3, 2021)
Some children will feel anxious about going back to school. Parents can help.
How to Help Your Friend Conquer the Winter Blues
(College Magazine, December 29, 2020)
The holidays can be a difficult time, and the long winter months that follow aren’t any easier. How can you help someone experiencing winter blues?