Category Archives: Jim Hassett LLPC

What’s In Your Backpack?

by Jim Hassett, MA, LLPC At the all-male high school where I am a counselor students hardly use their lockers. Instead, they carry their books around with them all day long in huge over-stuffed backpacks making the hallways at class exchange … Continue reading

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Getting Free with the Help of “The Mighty Metaphor”

by Jim Hassett, MA, LLPC “If a picture is worth a thousand words, then a metaphor is worth a thousand pictures.” Dr. Peter Fuda Metaphors are powerful teaching tools because they open thinking, make complex ideas  simple, and are memorable, … Continue reading

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