February 25, 2020

12 Minutes Toward Improving Your Family Life

By Stephen Willis, M.MFT., LPC, LMFT Dr. Linda Duncan is a Professor Emeritus at Tarleton State University. She found in her research that there are four times of the day when a few minutes of positive effort can influence a positive or negative outcome for the day. This is based on Chaos […]
August 16, 2019

Family Rituals

By: Jayme Beal “What can you do to promote world peace? Go home and love your family.” -Mother Theresa When I meet with families in counseling one of my first questions I ask each family member is, “What is your favorite thing about your family? or “What is your favorite thing to […]
June 29, 2016
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A Path Away From Loneliness

A Path Away From Loneliness by Jonathan Cogburn, LMFT The greatest disease in the West today is not TB or leprosy; it is being unwanted, unloved, and uncared for. We can cure physical diseases with medicine, but the only cure for loneliness, despair, and hopelessness is love. There are many in the world who are […]
June 2, 2015

Happiness as a Treatment Goal

by Janet Jergins, MMFT There is no duty we so underrate as the duty of being happy. By being happy we sow anonymous benefits upon the world. Robert Louis Stevenson It seems there are two ways to go about treating people in my office. One is to figure out what pathology is […]