The Importance Of Grief Counseling For Kids — And Several Tips

Losing someone you love is never easy. This sense of loss can be even harder on a child since at a young age, most people have not yet figured out what to make of death and its sting. If your child has lost someone close to then, it is very helpful for them to see a children's therapist who specializes in grief counseling. Here is a closer look at the benefits of such therapy and a few tips you can implement as a parent.   Read More...

2 Techniques To Help Calm You Down When Experiencing Anxiety

Experiencing anxiety is a very normal part of life. Some people only experience anxiety on an occasional basis, and others experience it on a regular basis. Either way, it is helpful to have some tricks that will help you feel calm when you are experiencing anxiety.   Technique #1: Think Through the Consequences One of the driving factors behind anxiety is the fear of something. One way to deal with that anxiety is to work through the consequences that you fear, and figure out what the consequences really are.   Read More...

Are You Still Wrestling with Placing Your Baby for Adoption? Birth Parent Counseling Can Help

Pregnancy is a time when you can expect to feel many emotions—especially when your baby is unplanned or you are just not ready to raise a child. While you have been considering adoption, it is normal to suddenly feel like you want to change your mind. Naturally, making a clear and firm decision is best for you and your baby as you proceed with your pregnancy since it gives you more time to work out your adoption plan.   Read More...

What You Should Know If You Lost Someone By Suicide

When you have suffered the loss of a loved one in any way, it is difficult. However, losing someone by suicide is an experience unlike any other. If you have recently lost someone in your life in this way, it is important to know more about the situation, both how it affects people and what you can do to handle the situation. Learn some of these facts so you can try to manage your feelings and your grief when you have lost someone by suicide.   Read More...

Approaching Retirement Age? Steps To Take For Your Mental Health And Well-Being

When you are approaching your retirement, you may find yourself wondering what is to come next. Retirement marks a major change and transition in the lives of not only the retiree but their family and friends as well. Sometimes, times of transition and change can be difficult for people. Many people struggle with the retirement process and with what to do next. Get to know some of the ways that you can help care for your mental health and well-being while you transition into retirement.   Read More...