Rio Chama Publications

The Rio Chama Blog

The blog page offers holistic information regarding all facets of healing—be it emotional, spiritual, mental, or physical. We welcome your participation: email us your questions and comments regarding posted information or add a comment to the blog.

  • Home
    Home This is where you can find all the blog posts throughout the site.
  • Categories
    Categories Displays a list of categories from this blog.
  • Tags
    Tags Displays a list of tags that have been used in the blog.
  • Bloggers
    Bloggers Search for your favorite blogger from this site.
  • Archives
    Archives Contains a list of blog posts that were created previously.
Recent blog posts

Posted by on in General Topics

Jeannette was recently interviewed about her latest book by Lynn Thompson of "Living on Purpose Lynn"

Posted by on in General Topics

A 2013 edition of a book entitled BRAINSTORM:THE POWER AND PURPOSE OF THE TEENAGE BRAIN written by psychiatrist Daniel J.Siegel, MD ( is a must read for both teenagers and family members.

Previously adolescence was thought to occur between the ages of 13 and 19, however recent research establishes how this challenging period extends from ages to 12 to 24. Many myths surround adolescence. One example is the belief that raging hormones cause teenagers to "go mad" or to "lose their minds."  Although hormones do increase during adolescence, primarily what occurs results from changes in the development of the brain.

Recent Comments - Show all comments
  • Jeannette Gagan says #
    You're welcome. It is gratifying you plan to reach out to teenagers you know. One of the topics not mentioned in the above blog in
  • Mary says #
    What an uplifting Mother's Day post . . . and good food for thought/action throughout the year. I don't have a teenager any longer

Jeannette M. Gagan was recently interviewed by Mari Frank on a University of California Irvine radio program about her book and the role of the ego in conflict resolution.

Recent comment in this post - Show all comments
  • Mary says #
    Interesting that this interview opened with Sade singing "It's about trust." As you say, many of us have had to cope with faulty b

Posted by on in General Topics

Some people believe they have no creativity. Some people spend most of their days immersed in creative projects. Some people are fortunate to have jobs that pay for  their creative efforts. Others who hold more mundane jobs have learned to spend off time in very creative ways. The fact of the matter is that everyone is creative whether one knows it or not.

Recent Comments - Show all comments
  • Jeannette M. Gagan says #
    Yes, being creative is an essential experience of teenage years. For that reason my most recent blog entitled BRAINSTORM WITH A T
  • leonor says #
    Your work looks very interesting and could be of great help for teenagers .

Posted by on in General Topics

My radio interview with Barb Adams of Amerika Now on November 3rd at 10 pm can be heard by clicking here

Hits: 5579