Are you a Therapist? What is your job like?

Couple talking to therapist helping them understand their problems.

1. What type of therapist are you? I’m a mental health counselor, specializing in anxiety, depression, and trauma.  I’m a very client-focused therapist. I help people work through their past traumas, belief systems, and insecurities while bringing emphasis to their strengths, resilience, and self-awareness. 2. What does your typical day at work look like? I get in … Read more

Quick Tips: How to Manage Anxiety at Home in a Healthy and Sustainable Way

Stressed out mom trying to balance family life with other responsibilities.

I find the most effective recommendations to be the ones that are the easiest to implement and remember. Here are just 3 of those suggestions: 1) Change your setting. If you’re dealing with a stressful situation, remove yourself from that room for a moment. Once your body senses stress, changing your surrounding can often help … Read more

Why is Grief Worse at Night?

Grief stricken girl crying on bed

As humans, we tend to process our thoughts and emotions right before going to bed. For some people, this can be a pandora box. One would think that self-reflection improves their state of mind; however, this can lead to rumination, which is anything but beneficial. Grief, whether related to the loss of a loved one … Read more