Author Archives: Tamara Pommells EdS. LPC. LCADC.

About Tamara Pommells EdS. LPC. LCADC.

Holistic Behavioral Solutions is a community wellness agency, psychotherapy practice and mentoring program in Mercer County, New Jersey which supports individuals, youth and their families as they transition towards a higher level of functioning. Our team of practitioners adhere to a philosophy that values diversity and authenticity and validates the strength and experience of our client base. Services are provided within the community, in office or online for your benefit and convenience. Please call 609-752-3098 for services.

How to talk to your kids about the Boston Marathon

How to talk to your kids about the Boston Marathon Yesterday in session, a client raised the issue of the Boston Marathon and how to explain this terrorist act to her son who is 9 and who has been increasingly … Continue reading

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Counseling DMX

Counseling DMX This week was the premiere of Iyanla Vanzant’s “Fix My Life” on OWN which featured DMX in a vulnerable position. Vulnerability, sorrow and regret are emotions that the public typically does not associate with rough, rugged, “where my … Continue reading

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Why we need anger management in college basketball

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Anger Management in College Basketball If you thought anger management was just a term in Psychology 101, ┬álast week’s uproar regarding Mike Rice as the men’s basketball coach at Rutgers University (my alma mater) was not a surprise for those … Continue reading

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Why suicide? RIP Kurt Cobain and Matthew Warren

Why Suicide? RIP Kurt Cobain and Matthew Warren   Why would someone choose suicide? What could compel a human being to “give away” the gift of life? If you haven’t been to a place of deep emotional despair and turmoil, … Continue reading

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Change; Family Counseling and The Croods

Change; Family Counseling and The Croods This weekend I had a chance to see The Croods with my family and spend some much needed bonding time which I am going to reframe as MY family counseling time. As a therapist … Continue reading

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