Back to School Blues

By: Heather Craig, LPC-Intern We have waited all summer for this! Back to school, back to the routine, new teachers, maybe new school, new friends, new experiences. Transition times are hard for families. As the season changes we feel more rushed, more hurried, more...

What is Child Parent Relationship Therapy?

What is CPRT? CPRT stands for Child Parent Relationship Therapy. In this class, you as a parent will learn valuable skills used by the play therapist in order to build a better relationship with your child. Through the understanding of how to conduct a mini play...

Tips for Clients in Therapy

By: Linda “Mickey” Jensen, Practicum Counselor Are you new to therapy or would you like to improve your role in the therapeutic process? Check out these helpful tips to learn a bit more about the therapeutic process. Get the most out of your session time…a...

Foster Care/Adoption

By: Katrina Land, Practicum Counselor In the last year, I have begun working with children in foster care, along with the wonderful individuals who have chosen to give of their time, talents, and treasures to care for these wonderful–though perhaps...

The I-haves: Immunization against the I-wants

By: Sonja Jackson, LPC I don’t think that it is just a coincidence that we celebrate Thanksgiving before Christmas. God knew what He was doing. During this time of year, we are bombarded with ad after ad telling us what new electronic gadget or piece of clothing we...

Parenting Your Adult Child

Launch [lôn(t)SH, län(t)SH]: set in motion by pushing it or allowing it to go; to send on it course This is the end goal of all parenting. One day that baby you brought home from the hospital who was totally dependent on you for everything, will be an adult. An adult...