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Ready or Not

Counseling Services , EMDR , Therapy Specialties

I’m a huge fan of the show Ted Lasso and in this latest season Ted recognizes that he needs the support and guidance of the psychologist Dr. Sharon Fieldstone. In this short clip, he shows the vulnerability of feeling the need for help and the fear of “going there” at the same time and within minutes, leaves the room. https://etcanada.com/news/815653/ted-lasso-has-second-thoughts-about-facing-his-mental-demons-in-new-sneak-peek/...

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The Madness of Love and How Therapy Can Help – Part 3: The Heroism of Love  

Couples Counseling , Online Couples therapy

Part III—The Heroism of Love   Click here to read Parts I and II.  Think of all the foolish things you may have done in a romantic relationship—the words that came out of your mouth during a fight; the thoughts that entered your mind in the aftermath of an argument; the promises you made to yourself to avoid getting hurt; or...

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The Madness of Love and How Therapy Can Help – Part 2: The Messiness of Love

Couples Counseling , Online Couples therapy

Part II—The Messiness of Love No matter how hard we work, giving and receiving love doesn’t necessarily equate feeling love. In my work as an EFT therapist, I see many different types of clients. Though virtually all of them come in with good intentions and even good insight, they get stuck resolving conflict, maintaining connection, and feeling heard and seen. ...

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The Madness of Love and How Therapy Can Help – Part 1: Multidimensional Love 

Couples Counseling , Online Couples therapy

Part I—Multidimensional Love  I love oatmilk lattes. I love baseball. I love my family. I love you. Do we really mean the same thing when we speak of our love for America’s favorite pastime, our family, or our partner? In the English language, we have one word to cover all the bases (pun intended) of love. But this hasn’t always been...

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The Splinter Effect of Trauma

EMDR

What it is and isn't and how EMDR can help Many of my clients believe that trauma has to be a catastrophic event in their life. Some examples of this would be: a horrific car accident, severe abuse, sexual assault, or the experiences of a combat veteran. However, what we have learned about trauma is that those events would be...

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Do you hate being asked, “How does that make you feel?”

Counseling Services , Self Care , Therapy Specialties

I can’t think of one person who likes being asked that question. There’s something inherently off putting about being asked—“how does that make you feel?”—articulated with a tone spoken to with young children. One of my clients requested of me during our first session together never to ask him that question—and I could relate. As a therapist who specializes in...

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Covid…Politics…Nah, Let’s Talk About Sex Instead!

Counseling Services , Couples Counseling , Sex Therapy

Our Therapy With Heart team had the opportunity to learn from Sex Therapist, Jennifer Lucas Brown in October and it just inspired me to continue to open up the dialogue around what, for many, is an uncomfortable topic to discuss. Sex and intimacy is such an important part of our relationships. Research shows that although sex is important, intimate touch such...

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