Posts for Lake Zurich IL Counselor

Emerging Trends in Therapy for Children: Is Play Therapy Right for My Child?

Anxiety, Children, Families, Lake Zurich IL Counselor, McHenry IL Counselor, Parents, Play Therapy, Uncategorized September 16, 2017

As a parent, it can be extraordinarily difficult when you experience your son or daughter acting out towards you or…

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New Group: Skill Building for Young Adults

Emotions, Group, Individuals, Lake Zurich IL Counselor, Relationships, Vernon Hills IL, Vernon Hills IL Counselor September 9, 2017

Cherry Hill Counseling offers a brand new group lead by counselors, Leslie Scofield, MSW and Chelsea Laliberte, Clinical Intern. Catered…

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Sometimes It’s Hard to Be a Man

Book Reviews, Depression, Emotions, Lake Zurich IL, Lake Zurich IL Counselor, McHenry IL, McHenry IL Counselor, Mental Wellness, Relationships July 30, 2017

Maybe you’ve heard the song– “Sometimes it’s hard to be a woman…” But men have their struggles too. Over the years…

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Postpartum Depression and Anxiety: This Isn’t What I Expected

Anxiety, Depression, Family, Lake Zurich IL Counselor, maternal mental health, Parents, Vernon Hills IL Counselor June 24, 2017

Pregnancy is often a time of hopes, dreams, and anticipation. We set our hearts on what we view as ideals…

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7 Ways To Encourage Your Teen To Attend Counseling

Conflict, Families, Family, Lake Zurich IL Counselor, Parents, Relationships April 5, 2016

How To Encourage Your Teen To Attend Counseling As a therapist for teenagers, I’m often asked by frustrated parents how…

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Responding to Anxiety With Willingness

Anxiety, Lake Zurich IL Counselor March 1, 2016

In my previous blog Fears For Today, Worries For Tomorrow: Understanding Anxiety, I mentioned a natural tendency to avoid the…

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The Complex Nature of Emotions

Emotions, Lake Zurich IL Counselor August 8, 2015

I recently watched the newest Disney Pixar movie, Inside Out. Beyond the great creative qualities of the film that we’ve…

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Fears for Today, Worries for Tomorrow: Understanding Anxiety

Anxiety, Emotions, Lake Zurich IL Counselor June 3, 2015

Each one of us has experienced anxious feelings such as fear and worry at one point or another. You may…

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Surviving this Relentless Winter

Emotions, Holidays, Lake Zurich IL Counselor March 5, 2015

It’s been said, “Everybody complains about the weather, but nobody does anything about it.” and “Snow has become a four…

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Family Power Struggles: How to Avoid Them

Conflict, Family, Lake Zurich IL Counselor February 26, 2015

“The way we talk to our children becomes their inner voice.” – Peggy O’Mara   In my November 5, 2014…

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