As a clinical social worker and therapist, I spend a lot of time speaking with individuals, couples, and groups about feelings. They are a critical piece of how we make positive change and move through life’s challenges. Feelings also offer us critical information about our needs, boundaries, relationships, and the world around us–that is, when […]

Communication

This 3-Step Process Will Help You Feel Your Feelings

This time of year can be stressful for so many of us. We are tested on knowing what our boundaries are and how to stay true to our needs. Some of us are not partnered and that’s okay; even though as humans living in a modern society, we are bombarded with images and messages which […]

Single

How To Get Through The Holidays Single

By Kirsten Lyons, LSW Finding ways to care for ourselves in times of stress is critical to support our mental health. But sometimes when we are overwhelmed it can be difficult to identify what would help us feel better. That’s why I often recommend my clients create a self-care playbook to take some of the […]

Anxiety

Feeling low? Here’s How To Develop A Self Care Playbook

For Those of You Who Are Animal Lovers: The Emotional Benefits That Come From Owning A Pet February 21, 2019 By: Jennifer Seip Hi everyone! If you don’t feel like reading, click this link for my full video! The Emotional Benefits That Come From Owning A Pet You had to know this was coming. Eventually, […]

Trauma

The Emotional Benefits That Come From Owning A Pet

Leave Your Relationship: How do you know if you should leave a long-term partner Jan 30, 2019 By: Jennifer Seip

Separation

Leave Your Relationship: How To Know When You Should Leave A Long-Term Partner

“I never expected this.” Why some affairs happen. 12/19/2018 By: Jennifer Seip, LMFT, MA What do you think of when you hear the word cheat, or affair? Do you think of an adulterer who committed a horrible crime? Or someone who only considers themselves, and has no concern about who they are hurting? Possibly both? […]

Trauma

4 Reasons Why People In Happy Relationships Cheat

What do you do when you have toxic people in your life? How to deal with toxic people 11/1/18 By: Jennifer Seip, LMFT Who are toxic people? I know what you’re thinking, this post was made for you! We all have that one person, (or two or three) in our lives who we consider to […]

Communication

How To Deal With Toxic People!

Break up healing strategies 11/26/17 By: Jennifer Seip, LMFT When a partner of mine broke-up with me some years ago, I wasn’t ready. It came as a shock. I thought that we were doing fine. In my head, I had planned what we would be together during the holidays. I thought about where we would […]

Separation

Getting Through The Holidays After A Break Up