Archive for the ‘Family Therapy’ Category

Talking with Your Teen

Wednesday, April 8th, 2015

As the parent of a teenager, it is important that you talk to your teen regularly about what is happening in his life. While it may be difficult to get your teen to start talking to you, there are some strategies that you can use to encourage dialogue so that you can learn more about […]

Communicating with Teens

Wednesday, November 26th, 2014

Parenting is difficult, but it can be especially hard when you are having trouble communicating with your teenager. While you may feel as though you are being perfectly clear when conveying your thoughts and feelings, your teen may not understand what you mean. You may need to explain yourself a bit better in order for […]

Common Myths About ADHD

Wednesday, October 29th, 2014

It is easy to get overwhelmed by all of the information about ADHD that is floating around. Unfortunately, there are many misconceptions and myths about the disorder, which is why it is important that you carefully sift through the information you receive. Here are some of the most common myths about ADHD that you may […]

Reconnecting as a Couple After Having Children

Tuesday, September 9th, 2014

Many couples find that their relationship changes once they have children. They struggle with feeling as though they are no longer important or valued, and they may feel as though the relationship has been pushed aside by the day-to-day struggles of raising children. If you and your partner are feeling as though you are drifting […]

Approaching the Topic of Divorce with Your Spouse

Friday, June 13th, 2014

If you have been living in a difficult marriage, you may feel drained, exhausted and weary, and you may have decided that a divorce will be the best option for you and your partner. However, it is very important that you approach your spouse carefully about your decision because your initial conversation can affect how […]

How to Handle Your Anger in Front of Your Children

Thursday, May 8th, 2014

Parenting is a difficult job, and it can be hard to remember that children learn a lot about life simply by watching how their parents handle difficult situations. When you lose your temper in front of your children, they can sense the strength of your emotion and will be watching carefully to see how you […]

Would Your Marriage Benefit from Counseling?

Tuesday, March 18th, 2014

If you are struggling in your marriage, you may be considering separation or divorce. While 50 percent of marriages end in divorce, there may be some things that you can do to rebuild your relationship as a married couple. In some cases, the repairs can be done on your own, but it may be beneficial […]

Learning More About Autism

Friday, February 7th, 2014

If your child has been recently diagnosed with autism, then you may be experiencing a variety of emotions. You may feel overwhelmed, lost and unprepared, but there are many resources that are available to assist you. It is important to get the help you need in order to learn more about your child’s disorder, but […]

The Benefits of Creative Arts Therapies

Monday, November 4th, 2013

In situations where patients have been the victim of some form of violence, many therapists are using a form of creative arts therapy to help their patients move forward without the cloud of their past hanging over them. Creative arts therapies include visual art therapy, music therapy, dance therapy and other approaches that focus on […]

How to Make Divorce Easier for the Family

Tuesday, September 17th, 2013

If you are going through a divorce, then you know how difficult it is for everybody involved. You may be having trouble sorting through and coping with your own emotions, and it can be difficult to understand what your spouse and children are feeling. Fortunately, there are some things you can do to make the […]