Andover Townsman, Andover, MA


December 5, 2013

Keeping it real

Andover child psychologist returns to grade-school corridors in new book


He also had to think back to the time when his two grown children were frequenting middle-school hallways. His experiences as a parent gave him a different perspective than those as a therapist, he said.

“I would thoroughly distrust a therapist without kids,” Larsen said. “They haven’t been through the trenches. It’s great to have theory on parenting, but working through it is a different issue.”

“Middle School Chronicles” is available in print and e-book through and

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