Monthly Archives: July 2012

Emotional Connection…What Is It?

Emotional connection is a phrase that is often used in therapy. We hear about it frequently.  People say they want it.  I’ve heard people say, “we met and had an instant emotional connection.” Others often say they don’t feel emotionally … Continue reading

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Assumptions & Consumption…It will mean more after you read the post.

I love when something happens in therapy and I gain a new perspective or new insight.  I’m fortunate that I often get to do co-therapy with some great therapists.  Right now I’m happy to be seeing some clients with my … Continue reading

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The Power of People

I often spend time in session encouraging clients to connect with other people, to make new friends.  Sometimes I want them to build a strong support network where they can share things about their life.  When I say things, I … Continue reading

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