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family counseling to save your family

Raising a teenager is more difficult than I had ever imagined it would be. What had made it more difficult is the fact that my husband and I had separated and were contemplating getting a divorce. You know, teenagers are hormonal and emotional enough without parents throwing a wrench into their daily lives. Instead of giving up on our family, we all started going to a family therapist to get some help. It has helped us all a lot because we have learned how to talk to each other and discuss the problems that we had rather than screaming and not dealing with any of the issues at hand.

Are You Planning An Open Adoption With The Birth Mother?

Have you and your spouse tried for many years to have a baby? Perhaps there have been disappointments along the way. Maybe you have finally come to the conclusion that, if you want to be parents, adoption is the best avenue for that to happen.  Maybe you have already taken care of all of the adoption proceedings. If so, you might already be on a waiting list for your baby. Or, maybe you have already connected with the woman who will bear the baby that you will end up adopting. Read More 

6 Major Causes for Addiction and How Group Detox and Counseling Can Help

While detox is no easy process, getting to the root of addiction and the causes can be even more challenging. A group environment, for many people, makes getting clean and staying clean a little less difficult and a lot more lasting. Group drug detox treatment services can offer addicts support, the ability to relate to others, and a means of identifying the root causes of the addiction. With these services, you can reduce the chances of going back to the drugs that were relied upon in the first place. Read More 

Signs You Should Give Couples Counseling A Try

Are you and your spouse at odds? Are you wanting to create a change in your relationship, but you don't know how? Are you having issues communicating your wants and needs with one another, making it harder to be around each other? When you and your spouse are not getting along as well as you'd like and you want to change the situation for the better, sometimes couples counseling is your only recourse. Read More 

Is Your Spouse Married To Their Career? 3 Benefits Of Seeking Marriage Therapy To Bring You Closer

When you first met your spouse, you were likely attracted to the same qualities that helped them build their career. Confidence, motivation, and a passion for hard work are all desirable personality traits in a partner. Now, however, you are starting to wonder if those same qualities could tear your marriage apart. When your spouse is a workaholic, it is normal to feel alone. You may be frustrated by their lack of interest in doing things together such as going on a date night, and you may also be strapped with the majority of the other responsibilities of running your household. Read More 

Is Your Marriage Going Through A Difficult Time?

Maybe you have recently gone to a wedding and it has reminded you of the time that you and your spouse got married. You were so in love that you never even consider that things in your marriage could seem so bleak, right? And, yet, here you are, maybe even considering the D word - divorce.  Divorce might be easy for some people, especially if there are no children involved in the marriage. Read More