I have been writing for Counseling Today magazine since 2005. The following articles were originally published by the American Counseling Association and can be found here. 

Entries in marriage counseling (7)

Monday
Nov042013

Money Talks

Finances just might be the great equalizer in the counseling room. From young clients struggling to live within a budget, to high-powered, high-income couples wrestling with disparate spending habits and long-term financial questions, money matters may be one of thte most complicated topics counselors will face. Just as childhood trauma informs clients’ approaches to uncertain situations as adults, childhood experiences with money exert influence on adult clients’ day-to-day financial functionality.

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Friday
Nov162012

What becomes of the brokenhearted?

Before they understand the various diagnoses and treatment options available, many clients present to counseling because of trouble navigating the same human phenomenon: heartbreak.

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Thursday
May242012

When the Vows Break

D-I-V-O-R-C-E doesn’t always spell the end of counseling

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Wednesday
Nov232011

It’s not about sex

Counselors help sexual addiction clients face the behavior, name its impact and examine the underlying causes

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Friday
Dec312010

Underdiagnosed and Overwhelmed: Women with ADHD

Many girls and women unknowingly contend with ADHD because of lingering assumptions about what the disorder "looks like."

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