AUNE Alumni Quoted in Daily Hampshire Gazette

Ruth Folchman HeadshotAUNE Alumna Ruth Folchman, PsyD ’04, was recently quoted in an article about New Year’s resolutions in the Daily Hampshire Gazette.

In the article, “When it comes to New Year’s resolutions, think small,” Folchman talks about how clarity of intention can help resolutions stick, and how resolutions can be made any time of year. She said, “The clearer you are about (a resolution), the more useful it can be in guiding your decision making.”

Ruth Folchman is a practicing clinical psychologist of Everyday Mindfulness in Northampton.

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Bringing Unique Perspectives to Counseling

When MaiLinh Hartz, a master’s student in the Couple and Family Therapy program, was younger, people often said she had an old soul. “I was very introspective and had time to listen and absorb people’s stories and emotions,” she explains. It’s a common narrative heard among people who work in the mental health field that they were always, in some way, drawn to care. As a student, she is expanding what it means to take care of others—not just as a therapist, but as a peer. 

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