1. Another Crisis…Now What!

    How do you react in a crisis? Do you start to forget your values? Is it easy for you to just give up? Often, a crisis will cause people to loose all hope, leading them to a new place of despair.  (more…)…Read More

  2. Do you have a sex addiction?

    Does sex occupy your mind excessively? Are you engaging in sexual activity too much that it takes over your life? Do you often have uncontrollable urges? (more…)…Read More

  3. Can Mental Illness Overstimulate your Brain?

    Do you ever feel an excessive amount of stimuli in the world? Do lights, smells and sounds interfere with your daily existence? Many people who suffer from a mental illness report being more sensitive to stimuli from their surroundings. (more…)…Read More

  4. 7 Things Grief Teaches You

    When you are in the middle of the grieving process, it is hard to hear about the silver lining. We all know it exists, but in the moment we can't always see value in it. (more…)…Read More

  5. When family members press our buttons

    There is, for most of us, nobody is better at "pushing our buttons" than our own family members. Typically, we grant this power to upset us to nobody outside our own family. When family members press our buttons, a normal part of every family dynamic, it can move from nuisance to especially problem…Read More

  6. Forgiveness and connecting in the dysfunctional family

    Writing in Faith Gateway, Leslie Leyland Fields and Dr. Jill Hubbard write about connection, forgiveness and the dysfunctional family. As much as we might like to have picture perfect parents and wonderful well-adjusted children – this is just not the case. So, what do you do? Can you have forgi…Read More

  7. Can you be addicted to Internet games?

    Can you or somebody you love be addicted to Internet games? It sounds harmless — after all, it's just a game. And, for many people, it is just a game. But, not for everybody. Online gaming moves from fun to a real problem when you play compulsively, to the exclusion of other interests. Is your o…Read More

  8. Why get treated for PTSD?

    Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a common ailment affecting the well-being of many individuals. Whether caused by a physical or emotional event, one in 30 American adults suffer from PTSD. If you are suffering from PTSD, we can help. (more…)…Read More

  9. Can you get addiction out of your genes?

    In the blog for the American Association of Christian Counselors, Tim Jennings, M.D. writes, "If there are pathways in our nervous system laid down with addiction, are they destroyed at conversion, or as we walk on a daily basis with CHRIST, or are they always there? Fascinating new brain research g…Read More