HOW WE CAN HELP

The following signs and symptoms may be good indicators that counseling can be beneficial:

  • Breaking the law
  • Changes in appetite, sleep patterns, or motor activity
  • Compulsive behaviors 
  • Decrease in job or school performance
  • Decrease in physical health or new diagnoses
  • Depressed or elevated mood lasting longer than 6 weeks
  • Desire to understand yourself better
  • Difficulties communicating
  • Difficulties concentrating
  • Difficulties parenting
  • Difficulty managing anger
  • Difficulty transitioning to next phase of life
  • Dissatisfaction or difficulties with sex life
  • Domestic violence or child abuse
  • Feeling confusion and loss of focus
  • Feelings of overwhelm, stress, and tension
  • Identity confusion
  • Increased moodiness or mood swings
  • Increased relationship conflicts
  • Lack of motivation to reach goals
  • Loss of interest in previously enjoyed activities
  • Marital infidelity
  • Memory difficulties
  • Multiple life changes in a short time
  • Not feeling like yourself
  • Obsessive thoughts
  • Problems you can’t resolve that bring significant distress
  • Recent loss or prolonged grief
  • Recent traumatic experience or past experience that continues to resurface
  • Thoughts of self-harm or desire to “escape”
  • Uncertainty about purpose or future
  • Unresolved issues from childhood
  • Using food, alcohol or drugs, internet, sex, pornography, or gambling as a distraction from problems or source of stress relief
  • Withdrawal from relationships or activities

Problems We Treat

  • ADHD
  • Adoption or foster care issues
  • Anger
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar disorder
  • Blended family issues
  • Bullying
  • Career or job related
  • Caregiver issues or stress
  • Child adolescent development
  • Chronic illness or disability
  • Communication
  • Depression
  • Divorce or separation
  • Eating disorder
  • Family or relational issues
  • Fertility
  • Finances
  • Forgiveness
  • Gambling
  • Grief, loss or bereavement
  • Identity issues
  • Infidelity or affair recovery
  • In-law conflicts
  • Internet addiction
  • Life purpose
  • Life stage transitions
  • Marital issues
  • Obsessive-compulsive
  • Parenting
  • Personality disorders
  • Phobias & fears
  • Postpartum depression
  • Post trauma stress
  • Pregnancy
  • Premarital counseling
  • Relationship issues
  • Remarriage
  • School or learning problems
  • Self care
  • Self-esteem issues
  • Self harm
  • Self worth
  • Sexual abuse & trauma
  • Sex addiction or pornography
  • Sexual functioning
  • Social anxiety
  • Spirituality issues
  • Step-family issues
  • Stress
  • Trust issues