• What I Learned As A Camp Psychologist

    10 days ago - By Scary Mommy

    This summer, I tried something different. In addition to my private practice, I decided to accept a position as a psychologist at a large local day camp. I've always been a “camp person” and loved the idea of joining a Camper Care team made up of mental health professionals.
    But I noticed that when I informed others that I was working as a camp psychologist, they generally reacted in one of two ways. Either a polite but skeptical, “Hmm...interesting. I didn't know camps had that,” or excitement, remarking on how they wished a mental health presence had existed back when they were...
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