Category Archives: Counseling Reflections

Hope and the Power of Resiliency

Hope and the Power of Resiliency Resilience is the ability of an individual to cope with stress and adversity and to eventually overcome difficult experiences. Resilience (along with impulse control) is arguably the single greatest predictor in assessing for suicide; … Continue reading

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Autism Hope; Autism Linked To Immune System Problems

Autism Immune Disorder For those that keep up with the Aspie and Autism community, it was refreshing to find further hope that we are not powerless against rising wave of Autism Spectrum Disorder. The CDC now estimates that 1 in … Continue reading

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Child Counseling; Creflo Dollar and Family Dynamics

Child Counseling; Abuse Allegations? I was most appalled to read this weekend of the arrest of Creflo Dollar whom I have found to be an inspiration to many of my clients. I also enjoy listening to Dr. Dollar and was … Continue reading

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Microactions, Change and Diapercakes!

Change is good Yes, there is a correlation between mental health, positive psychology, support systems and diaper cakes; the correlation refers to micro-actions which are small actions that we take to bring us to a larger goal. One of my … Continue reading

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Counseling Archetypes

Counseling Archetypes: Game of Thrones and Therapy Counseling Archetypes affect us on a subconscious level and they are everywhere. There are therapists that don’t believe that cinema and biblio-therapy are useful; I fall firmly in the camp of those that … Continue reading

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