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Reclaiming Your Story after Complex Trauma

Emotions, IL Counselor, Lake Zurich IL Counselor, Mental Wellness, Trauma, Uncategorized, Vernon Hills IL Counselor June 26, 2019

One challenge that clients sometimes face in counseling is deciding whether they want to go deeper in the treatment process…

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The Unspoken Loss of Adoption’s Happy Endings

Adoption, Chicago IL Counselor, Children, Emotions, Families, Family, Lake Zurich IL Counselor, Parents, Teens, Uncategorized May 13, 2019

Recently, I was asked to write a blog article for the Cherry Hill Counseling website. The topic? Adoption. Makes sense….

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In Search of Home: Caring for Third Culture Kids

Children, Emotions, Families, For Counselors, Lake Zurich IL Counselor, Parents, Relationships, Teens, Uncategorized, Vernon Hills IL Counselor May 1, 2019

Can you remember the first time you flew? Perhaps it was with great excitement or maybe even some trepidation. But…

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Is My Child too Young for Counseling?

Children, Deer Park IL counselor, Emotions, Families, Family, Parents, Play Therapy, Relationships, Uncategorized April 23, 2019

Maybe you are experiencing some behavioral issues with your child, or they have recently been diagnosed. Perhaps the school or…

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Wired: Social Media and Adolescents

Chicago IL, Chicago IL Counselor, Children, Deer Park IL counselor, Emotions, Families, Family, Mental Wellness, Parents, Teens, Uncategorized April 3, 2019

“It’s time to go! Grab your stuff” calls mom from the kitchen. A muffled “Okay, just a minute” comes from…

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How Do We Repair?

Conflict, Couples, Emotions, McHenry IL Counselor, Relationships, Uncategorized, Vernon Hills IL Counselor March 29, 2019

Relationship Blog #2 How Do We Repair? In Part 1 of this 2 part series, Zero to 60, I shared…

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Journey Group for Young Adults

Emotions, Group, Lake Zurich IL, Mental Wellness, Relationships, Uncategorized March 21, 2019

“Adulting” has it’s moments. Join us: Journey Group for Young Adults Build Authentic Connections, Support, & Skills Engage with others…

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Zero to 60

Conflict, Couples, Emotions, McHenry IL Counselor, Relationships, Uncategorized, Vernon Hills IL Counselor March 10, 2019

Relationship blog part 1 How Did We Get Here? If you are married or in a committed romantic partnership, the…

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Relational Hide and Seek

Emotions, Lake Zurich IL Counselor, Relationships, Vernon Hills IL Counselor February 16, 2019

She looked away as I asked her to tell me more. Her arms clutched the pillow, and I waited. But…

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Harm Reduction Skills for Therapists

Addictions, For Counselors, IL Counselor, Lake Zurich IL, Professional Development, Uncategorized January 24, 2019

Cherry Hill Counseling invites you to an interactive training: Harm Reduction Skills for Therapists. This training will offer Compassionate strategies…

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