December: So Much to Celebrate!

December is like showing up to a festive buffet — it’s all you can eat/celebrate! This is a month when

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Therapeutic Thursday: Stories as Messages for the Psychic Self

Prepare yourself. This topic is one my favorite things. Sounds “woo-woo” doesn’t it? “Messages for the Psychic Self” seems a

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Therapeutic Thursday: Counselors, What Mental Health Texts Are On Your Shelf?

I tried my best to rent all my books in college or buy the cheapest versions online to save money.

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Therapeutic Thursday: Relationship Bill of Rights

After posting this, I’ve been wanting to start a “Therapeutic Thursday,” because counseling topics are fun. Really? Yes, really. Counseling

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One Hundred Days of Harvest

As the summer winds down, we can’t help but take a moment to hold fast to this last week before

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Why We Need Anger (Just Like Every Other Emotion)

For a recent group counseling session on anger, I read up on some various perspectives on the fiery emotion we

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Our Little Green Tomato

In my last post, I reflected on the past year and the anticipation of our summer baby’s arrival. Except, guess

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We Need Space: Instant Gratification, Technology, and the Culture of Disillusionment

Nothing is as good as it seems — that’s the quickest way to describe disillusionment. I can think of a

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How to Do San Francisco in 2 Days

Step 1: Rent a 2016 Black Mustang. This is the most important step. However, beware of the driving. People were

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Summer of Transitions…

This is a brief post about transitions. Very brief. Moving. We moved from the Appalachias to the crossroads of the

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