The Possibilities of Fiction and Imagination in Children

By Bruce C Poulsen PhD

Is an imaginary friend or fictional world a cause for concern? Some believe these reflect a psychological or behavioral health problem in children, but there are actually some positive possibilities associated with them.

You Have My Permission

you have my permission to be healthy

If you have severe health problems or if you are planning a major change in your lifestyle, consulting with your physician to assure your body can handle that rapid change is a wise choice. However, there are plenty of small things we can change in our lives that can greatly impact our long-term health for good, without putting our short-term health at risk.