Family & Marriage Counseling, Stress
Management & Depression
|People typically enter counseling
because they are hurting, frustrated, or feeling
overwhelmed by a problem. In most cases, difficult
circumstances drive the felt need for counseling. Most
of these circumstances are based in wounded
relationships between husbands and wives and parents and
In a world filled with both challenge and opportunity,
counseling can be a logical choice for individuals,
couples, and families who wish to grow to the next level
of faith and well-being.
And, of course, one or more persons in these relationships
may be experiencing intrapersonal difficulties, including mood
disorders like depression and anxiety, addictions, or
situational stressors like work or school.
As we become more
informed about integrative care for the body, mind, and spirit,
and how each part affects our total health, the need for
counseling increases. Each person who enters therapy has his or
her own story. Gone are the days when counseling is just for
“the mentally ill.” Despite the jokes and stigma sometimes
attached to counseling, many individuals and families are
seeking professional help to deal with the trauma of life in a
People typically enter counseling
because they are hurting, frustrated, or feeling overwhelmed
by a problem. In most cases, difficult circumstances drive
the felt need for counseling. Most of these circumstances
are based in wounded relationships between husbands and
wives and parents and children.
||Often we don't know exactly what the
problem is. We know things are not right, but we don't know how to
fix it. More often we know how things should be but we don't
know how to get there.
you are struggling on your own or have a family that is counting on
you, you can count on us. At times, we all need someone we can count
on. Someone who knows what to do. Someone who can help us discover
the strength we have inside.
A counselor has training in observation, diagnoses, and the
latest methods to assist in change. They can help you understand the
problem, and help in ways that get people out of their ruts, or
feelings of frustration, or even worse, feelings of anxiety,
depression, or even despair.
If you or someone you love are
experiencing a particularly trying time, maybe it’s time to consider
seeking help. As you analyze your situation it may be helpful to
consider some important points. Practically speaking, the most
effective therapy gets underway when the therapist and client are in
agreement on the focus of treatment. This understanding will include
a list of target concerns, the frequency and durations of sessions,
the type of treatment.