Blog Posts for Relationship And Family

Happy Holiday Stress!

Posted:   December 04, 2014 by Chad Ernest, MS, LPC

The holidays can be extra stressful for everyone. Whether you are having visitors, seeing family and friends, or even spending time alone, each situation brings its own brand of stress. There are ways to prepare yourself and your family for the holidays so that everyone can deal with the stress in the most effective way. Here are a few things to consider that may help you get through the holidays unscathed….

Holiday Tips for the Grieving Heart

Posted:   November 16, 2014 by Dannette Muselman

It’s that time of year, the holidays are finally here! Everywhere you turn holiday spirit is found in parties, foods, media, shopping and gift giving.  After all, isn’t this supposed to be the best time of the year, filled with wonder and cheer? Yet, if you are grieving the loss of a loved one the holidays can feel anything but “merry.”  

Can you Predict Divorce?  Here’s What to Look Out For

Posted:   November 13, 2014 by Gina Senarighi

This fall, I will be covering some of Dr. Gottman's predictors of divorce that have to do with how couples communicate with each other about difficult issues. Use these divorce predictors as a guide to protect your relationship from unhealthy relationship patterns.

Love Lessons: A Guide to Dating Someone Who is Codependent

Posted:   October 25, 2014 by Jeff Guenther, LPC

[VIDEO] Try out these four tips for dealing with your codependent better half.

How Your Adolescent Experiences Can Help Your Teen

Posted:   October 23, 2014 by Yshai Boussi

Here are some do’s and dont's to consider when you decide to talk about your childhood experiences with your teen.