As a therapist who’s been working in this field for many years, I know how
tough it is to go through each day not having the confidence and hope that
things will get better. As a counselor with experience working with many people
who have struggled with relationship
difficulties, depression and anxiety, or difficult pasts, I love being part of
a process that can help you see that life, relationships, and how you feel
about your self can improve.
We live in a society that sometimes leaves us learning lessons
that aren’t so supportive of us having satisfying relationships, healthy
connections with others, and undermines our ability to feel good about who we
Just what is happiness? A hugely popular song tells the story, and I
have to admit its contagious listening to the tune and watching people
dance as they move along to its beat.
Getting one's life grounded is important for mental, emotional and physical wellbeing! Our lives and our culture have often taken us far adrift. But promising new developments are charting new ways back to old territory.
Some of the distress and anxiety that underlies our lives is from recognizing on some level that we've been charting lifestyles that are unsustainable.
When we're having a difficult or challenging time, one of the nicest things to find is that you can center yourself and find calm, a sense of security and serenity.... and strength.
Sometimes we might find this difficult. Or perhaps we've been fraught with anxiety for a long time and we can barely remember this experience! This is why it is something that we can benefit from practising regularly. Practicing reaching into this deep well and resource helps us know how to find our way there in more challenging and stressful times --- going there becomes a well worn groove, that we can then, just slide into as needed.
Online therapy, coaching, counseling or consultation
can be a wonderful support for the busy person who often doesn't have time to take several hours out of the day for therapy and the travel to and from offices mid day.
Whether you are feeling sad, anxious, depressed, confused, frustrated or
somehow "stuck" in some aspect of your life, it's never too late (or
too early) to get some help...
you don't live within a feasible traveling distance of Ann Arbor and/or it's just "too hard" to reorganize your schedule to
find the time for a face-to-face consultation, working with a therapist via telephone and/or online
has obvious advantages: