CHILDREN, ADOLESCENTS, AND TEENS

We are passionate about working with children, adolescents and teenagers surrounding the areas of emotional wellness and traumatic stress.

 

We are skilled in working with children, adolescents and teens experiencing the following:

  • Life transitions

  • Behavioral challenges 

  • Divorce of parents

  • Difficulties in school

  • Struggles with peer groups

  • Negative body image

  • Low self-worth

  • Depression

  • Self-mutilation

  • Anxiety

  • OCD

  • Bullying

  • Relationship difficulty

  • Emotional & physical abuse

  • Foster care & adoption 

WOMEN

We enjoy coming alongside women to help them recognize and own their worth as well as gain awareness over faulty thinking patterns and damaging core beliefs.  We teach women how to develop mastery over people-pleasing and approval-seeking tendencies as well as how to become more confident and compassionately assertive. We assist women in forming a distinct identity and sense of self.  

 

We are skilled in working with women experiencing and working through the following:

  • Sexual violence

  • Addictions

  • Grief and loss

  • PTSD

  • Negative body image

  • Low self-worth

  • Depression

  • Self-mutilation

  • Anxiety

  • Relationship issues

  • Emotional and physical abuse

  • Family building and motherhood

  • Diagnosis of infertility

  • Miscarriage

  • Stillbirth

  • Infant loss

  • Anxiety

  • Depression

  • PTSD

  • Postpartum depression

  • Unplanned pregnancy

Life Transitions:

  • New relationships

  • Marriage

  • College or graduate school

  • Identity and sense of self

  • Death of a loved one

  • Medical crises

FAMILY

In our work with families, we help them facilitate better communication strategies, to heal from past wounds, and to grow in their relationships with one another for more harmonious living. We are skilled in assisting families heal and gain insight together throughout all stages of life and family development. 

 

We are particularly passionate about assisting families through the following:

  • Life and family transitions

  • Behavioral and emotional challenges of children and the impact on the family unit 

  • Maintaining family cohesiveness while parenting a child with a disability

  • Separation, divorce and co-parenting with therapeutic regard for the children involved

  • Healing following the dismantling of family secrets

COUPLES 

In our work with couples, we gently walk alongside the couple to uncover faulty communication patterns and we utilize each session as a workshop for modeling and practicing new ways of relating to one another.  The primary goal in couple’s therapy is to restore the relationship to a place in which the couple is for one another, instead of against each other. 

 

We assist couples through the following transitions and experiences:

  • Strengthening and unifying as a team

  • Forming, blending and aligning parenting philosophies  

  • Pre-marital counseling 

  • Infidelity

  • Separation 

  • Divorce 

  • Co-parenting

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