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by Health for Life Counseling Grand Rapids

What is complex trauma and how can therapy help? [Benefits of Trauma-Specific Therapies]

Dec 16, 2022
Most of us have experienced some type of trauma during our lives. According to

National Violence Prevention Hotline and Paul Krauss MA LPC featured on DailyKOS

Dec 14, 2022
Over the past 5 years, Paul Krauss MA LPC has been working on developing a National Violence Prevention Hotline. In 2022, this proposed hotline has…

If you are having relationship troubles and are looking for resources, this blog is for you.

Dec 12, 2022
Time and time again, therapists hear similar questions and statements about relationships in their counseling practices. Now, there are many many reasons why all of…

What does it mean to be high functioning and living with depression (and how counseling can help)?

Dec 11, 2022
Have you ever noticed that you experience symptoms such as low mood, changes in eating and sleeping habits, trouble concentrating, or low self-esteem? It seems…

Authenticity, Existentialism, and Embracing Love and Life while Facing Death with Dr. Deirdre Fagan

Dec 09, 2022
[Episode 97 of The Intentional Clinician Podcast] Dr. Deirdre Fagan and Paul Krauss MA LPC share a deep and challenging conversation about "death denial society,"…

What is disrupting the loving feeling in your relationship? [and how therapy can help]

Nov 30, 2022
Have you noticed that it is currently difficult for you and your partner to maintain a loving feeling in your relationship? Do you feel like…

Counseling For Anger Management

Nov 26, 2022
Anger management symptoms can vary widely in terms of symptoms and severity, but with enough practice, you can adopt healthy ways of handling your emotions…

Holiday gifts for men who are depressed, shut down, and don’t want to talk about it.

Nov 25, 2022
Is a man in your life in denial about their depression, anxiety, or inability to express themselves emotionally? Unfortunately, for many men who are depressed,…

How therapy can help with Intrusive Thoughts?

Nov 22, 2022
Do you feel like an unwanted thought has stuck in your mind and find it hard to ignore it? Sometimes there are thoughts so powerful…

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