Andrew Malekoff

Andrew Malekoff is the executive director of North Shore Child & Family Guidance Center, which provides comprehensive mental health services for children from birth through 24 and their families. Visit www.northshorechildguidance.org for more information.

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Parenting Matters: Lessons From The Past Can Help Us Now

In the early 1900s, before antibiotics were available, it was a leading cause of death in children. Can you imagine if that was true in today’s Covid-19 pandemic?

Column: Guidance Center Responds To Coronavirus Crisis

During this uncertain time, now more than ever we need to ensure universal access to care in order to flatten the mental health curve for our children and families.  

Guidance Center Responds To Coronavirus Crisis

During this uncertain time, now more than ever we need to ensure universal access to care in order to flatten the mental health curve for our children and families.  

A Quarantine Trendsetter

As Plato said, “Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a harder battle.”

A Visit With Rusty

From time to time, North Shore Child and Family Guidance Center has used animal assisted therapy (AAT) in its mental health treatment programs with children and teens, working in partnership with local canine and equine...

Art, Life and Love

In a 1992 interview, renowned opera legend Jessye Norman talked about her development as an artist, offering what I took to be a life lesson. “There can be no professional career without studying,” Norman said. “One...

Make Your Voice Heard. Vote!

As young people all across the U.S. reach their 18th birthdays, they will become eligible to vote in their first presidential election in 2020. It’s shaping up to be a record turnout ever since the...

Greta

On Sept. 18, I listened to Greta Thunberg, the 16-year-old Swedish climate activist who testified before a U.S. Congressional hearing on climate change. Her message was brief and then she answered questions along with a...

Tapping The Power Of Youth

The headline read: “Student activists prevail.” It was a story by Joie Tyrell published earlier this year that told the tale of a group of high school students who were researching the international issue of...

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Long Island Pet Expo Returns Weekend of March 3

The Long Island Pet Expo returns for the ninth year at Suffolk Community College in Brentwood, on Saturday and Sunday, March 3 and 4,...

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