Dr. Elaine Ducharme


Dr. Ducharme’s Blog : Car Safety with Children

I published this blog last year. But, way too many children continue to die after being left in in a hot car. It is almost always accidental. Few people do this on purpose. And yet, […]



Dr. Elaine Ducharme – Changes for Victims of Domestic Violence

Best of Dr. Elaine Ducharme Blogs… July 19, 2010 The Hartford Courant reported on July 19th that it is estimated that there have been 10,947 incidents of family violence in Connecticut so far this year. […]



Dr. Ducharme’s Blog November 14, 2011

Best of Dr. Elaine Ducharme Blogs: November 11, 2011 Recovering from the storm!  This past week was rather strange. Most of us had our power back after The Storm and life seemed to be back […]



Dr. Elaine Ducharme – High School Reunions

My husband Denny had his 50th Reunion for Pittsfield High School.  He created a video for his classmates but anyone who has graduated and moved away from High School can relate to this trip down […]



Dr. Ducharme’s Blog June 22, 2015 The Changing Roles of Dad’s

The American Psychological Association notes that two to three centuries ago, fathers’ roles were primarily to serve as breadwinners and the conveyers of moral values and religious education to their children. However, with the advent […]



Dr. Ducharme’s Blog June 15, 2015 Maintaining a Healthy Marriage

As we enter the spring and summer wedding season, brides-to-be will be busy planning every detail. Venue, Flower arrangements, honeymoon options and even the guest list become high priorities for everyone. Happy couples rarely think […]



Psychologist Dr. Elaine Ducharme: Podcast on Transgender News

Dr Elaine Ducharme’s “Therapy Thursday” June visit with Allan Mike and Mary was the challenging topic that it very prevalent in today’s news: Transgender.


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Transgender Resources – Dr. Elaine Ducharme

Clinical Psychologist, Dr. Elaine Ducharme is Allan, Mike & Mary’s guest with a challenging topic that it very prevalent in today’s news: Transgender.  To aid parents, kids and families, here are some links for important […]



Dr. Ducharme’s Blog June 1, 2015 If Not Now…Then When?

Life is full of surprises. Some are good. And some, well, some are gut wrenching. And we never know what tomorrow will bring. We make plans with the hope that we will do all kinds […]



Dr. Ducharme’s Blog May 25, 2015 Memorial Day

Memorial Day is a federal holiday in the United States for remembering the people who died while serving in the country’s armed forces. The holiday, which is observed every year on the last Monday of […]