Dr. Elaine Ducharme


Dr. Elaine Ducharme: Managing Your Feelings After a Senseless Shooting

It is so hard to believe. Another shooting…and in such cold blood. The senseless killings of Alison Parker and Adam Ward leave us with so many difficult emotions. These two young people were just doing […]



Dr. Ducharme’s Blog August 24, 2015 Body Image

We live in a photo shopped world where the people we want to emulate look perfect on TV and in magazines. Very few women are really comfortable with their body image. The majority of teens […]



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 […]