When couples struggle with communication, they need proven couples therapy techniques that will help each partner feel heard and valued. Partners experiencing a breakdown in communication often feel angry and alone, which only exacerbates the disconnection and relationship conflict. Our Marriage … [Read more...] about Couples Therapy Techniques That Make Both Individuals Feel Heard
Bipolar disorder is no laughing matter. It can impact an individual’s life in minor ways that are manageable in daily life. However, this disorder can also be debilitating. Formerly called manic depression, it’s a mental health condition that includes mood swings from extreme highs, or mania to … [Read more...] about How to Identify Common and Uncommon Bipolar Disorder Symptoms
Am I depressed? If you have ever asked yourself this question, you’ve come to the right place. Though the term “depressed” is often thrown around in casual conversation at times, it’s a serious mental health issue that deserves serious attention. So, are you depressed? Although it can present itself … [Read more...] about Am I Depressed? 6 Important Ways to Tell
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As the coronavirus (COVID-19) has led to many changes and difficulties in the world, increased anxiety and mental health challenges are on the rise. Fear of the unknown and uncertainty of what is still to come have left many people struggling with anxiety during the COVID-19 pandemic in their daily … [Read more...] about Tips for Coping with Increased Anxiety during the COVID-19 Pandemic
Are positive thinking affirmations too good to be true? They seem too simple to actually make a difference in the way we think, the way we act, and the way we live our lives. But can they make a difference? Let’s take a look. Breaking Down Positive Thinking Affirmations Let’s start by talking … [Read more...] about Do Positive Thinking Affirmations Really Make a Difference?
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