Blog Archives

Domestic Violence During COVID-19

March 31st, 2020 by

In the United States, the daily count of those infected with COVID-19 is on a steady incline.  As state officials […]

Estate Planning During an Emergency

March 30th, 2020 by

As the COVID-19 spreads uncertainty and fear during these difficult times, it has forced many of us to confront our […]

Child Support in Illinois – It’s Not What It Used to Be

March 30th, 2020 by

Prior to July 1, 2017, child support in Illinois used to be calculated as a percentage of the non-custodial parent’s […]

How to Reassure Your College Student During The Pandemic

March 29th, 2020 by

How can we assist our college students during this crisis? Here we will describe how we can try to calm […]

Caring for Our Senior Community

March 28th, 2020 by

As we know, the senior community is one of the most vulnerable populations during the COVID-19 pandemic.  Many seniors cannot […]

Keeping the Faith

March 27th, 2020 by

At first, the spread of COVID-19 was isolated in the far East. Business had carried on as usual and some […]

Child Support and Maintenance Obligations During the COVID-19 Pandemic

March 26th, 2020 by

As if you don’t have enough to worry about during this pandemic, you may have recently lost your job, declared […]

Tips for Working at Home During Quarantine

March 25th, 2020 by

With the enactment of Governor Pritzker’s Executive Order 2020-10, many of us are now working from home when we have […]

Parenting Schedules in the Light of COVID-19 Pandemic

March 24th, 2020 by

The world is facing unprecedented circumstances and because of these unprecedented circumstances, there are new questions that have never been […]

Special Issues for Children with Special Needs During The Pandemic

March 23rd, 2020 by

The special concerns are never-ending for families with children with special needs.  This pandemic is no different.  As stay-at-home orders […]

Ways to Reduce Stress While Being Cooped Up

March 22nd, 2020 by

You, like most of us, enjoy going out shopping, dining out, and enjoying a social life.  But with the forced […]

How You Can Help Small Business & Feed Your Family During the COVID-19 Crisis

March 21st, 2020 by

During these uncertain times, many restaurants are offering takeout, delivery and curbside service to help in surviving this crisis.  Other […]

Be the Voice Above the Noise: Five Practices to Inspire Hope in These Uncertain Times

March 20th, 2020 by

Contributed by John Hackett Ed.D. No one likes uncertainty. If you don’t believe that, ask yourself this question: What is […]

Budgeting During a Crisis—Tips to Help Financial Stability Amid COVID-19

March 19th, 2020 by

With the COVID-19 national emergency, there’s been a lot of talk of self-quarantining for a minimum of two weeks, and […]

Will the Coronavirus Outbreak Trap Us or Bring Us Together?

March 16th, 2020 by

Within a matter of weeks, a far East problem labeled COVID-19 became a worldwide problem. Now we are faced with […]

Protecting Your Mental Health During the Coronavirus Outbreak

March 12th, 2020 by

Contributed by: Sue Denk, Psy. D, LCPC Human beings like certainty.  We are hard-wired to want to know what is […]

Crazy Times and the Family Sandwich

March 12th, 2020 by

Crazy times, right? So much stress, with our retirement investments shrinking and our health concerns growing, whole families are in […]