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

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

PROBLEM AREAS WE TREAT:

 

ADHD

ADOPTION/FOSTER CARE ISSUES

ANGER

ANXIETY

BIPOLAR DISORDER

BLENDED FAMILY ISSUES

BULLYING

CAREER/JOB RELATED

CAREGIVER ISSUES /STRESS

CHILD ADOLESCENT DEVELOPMENT

CHRONIC ILLNESS/DISABILITY

COMMUNICATION

DEPRESSION

DIVORCE/SEPARATION

EATING DISORDER

FAMILY/RELATIONAL ISSUES

FERTILITY

FINANCES

FORGIVENESS

GAMBLING

GRIEF/LOSS/BEREAVEMENT

IDENTITY ISSUES

INFIDELITY/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 PROBLEMS/LEARNING

SELF CARE

SELF-ESTEEM ISSUES

SELF HARM

SELF WORTH

SEXUAL ABUSE/TRAUMA

SEX ADDICTION/PORNOGRAPHY

SEXUAL FUNCTIONING

SOCIAL ANXIETY

SPIRITUALITY ISSUES

STEP FAMILY ISSUES

STRESS

TRUST ISSUES