Failure

I came across a facebook status that said, If you FAIL never give up because F.A.I.L. means “First Attempt in Learning”   I love this message and smile when I see it because such a small word has such a huge meaning.  So many times when someone make...

Play Therapy Week 2016

“You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a year of conversation” Plato – 427–347 BC Happy National Play Therapy Week to all the play therapists out there, and clients who are receiving play therapy services!!  What a great opportunity to...

Middle School Support

Are you a parent of a middle school student? Do you constantly battle it out with your tween or young teen?   I work with this age group regularly, both in individual counseling and in group counseling.  This age group is amazingly awesome to have in the office, best...

Trust

Many parents or colleagues who struggle with children and adolescents ask how I am able to see progress when I work with these ages. I always tell them I start with trust. So that is what I’m going to focus on today. Many of the clients that I see in the office...

Seasonal Affective Disorder

Many times, clients call into the office right after the time change, stating that they feel “off” or that they don’t feel as happy as they were earlier in the year.   Yet, other times, we have regulars who contact our office who are here from...