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It takes awareness and courage and recognize there exists a relational problem for you and/or your family members.

It takes wisdom to acknowledge that “I believe I can no longer face this problem alone.”  And the recognition to realize that you might not be able to resolve the problem without professional help.

It takes strength to pick up the phone and make the call to seek wisdom for the problem.

As difficult as we understand picking up the phone and calling can be, we believe that after initial contact, you will begin to feel slightly better knowing that you have taken the first step of the unsure journey to resolving your problem.

We understand how nervous you can be when the day of your first appointment arrives and you start having doubts. “Did I make the right decision? Am I going to be able to tell my secrets to a stranger? Can I really do this?” However, you admit to yourself that if you could resolve the problem on your own, without help, that you would have already done it by now. The realization that you choose to keep the appointment and take a chance with seeking professional help is going to allow you the hope and courage you need to go to your appointment.

Seeking out a therapist to help with your problem is a very specific process.

Upon arrival your therapist will greet you and try to make you feel comfortable. They will ask you questions to obtain basic information about your life circumstances, what your concerns are, and what initiated your decision to come for counseling. Your therapist will also try to learn as much as possible about your background and family history. They will listen and they will get to know you well.

As therapists, when we begin to fully understand your situation, and know your background and family history, we will make every effort to go beyond what you have shared in every aspect of your life.  We intend to try to help you understand more than just the “cause and effect” in your relationships as well as other sources of your struggles. We seek to bring new perspectives and encouragement that will allow you and your family members to be transformed into more intimate, healthy, joyful and peaceful human beings.

We seek not only help you to understand the causes of your problems, but to assist you in learning new ways of dealing with relationships and life situations. In this sense, counseling is like a classroom learning situation. You acquire new knowledge about yourself, relationships and how to manage your life better.


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