Written by Child and Family Therapist Libby Steele, LPC If you’ve placed your child in therapy with us, you may have noticed or heard from your child that we “played games.” They may even be more specific, telling you about beating me in UNO, having good luck with Guess Who or losing a close gameContinue reading “Why am I playing games with your kid? (And why you should too)”
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Letting Your Teen Struggle
Written by Matt Dunatchik, LPCC Raising teenagers can be both a spectacular experience and a horrendous experience. Teens are difficult. They can be moody, withdrawn, closed, and defiant. They can also be charming, open, funny, and inspiring. Having the patience to raise a teenager will help them thrive and grow so they can learn moreContinue reading “Letting Your Teen Struggle”
All Change is Incremental…
…and sometimes change is large, noisy, aggressive, and intense. This is something we have all dealt with lately in our Gestalt community here in Columbus. Losing our leader, mentor, trainer, supervisor, and friend, Norman Shub, left a large gap in our hearts. It also threw us into a tailspin of organizing for the future whileContinue reading “All Change is Incremental…”
Caring and Taking Responsibility: How Often Do You Cross the Line?
By Stacy Ingraham, MSEd., LPCC-S Do you have an innate desire to help others be happy and fix their pain? Are you a nurturer and enjoy taking care of others? When you see a loved one struggling, do you work harder than they do to find a solution? If you answered yes to any ofContinue reading “Caring and Taking Responsibility: How Often Do You Cross the Line?”
Are You Sabotaging Your Dating Life?
Since we can’t change others, let’s take an honest look at ourselves. What might you be doing to sabotage your dating life?