Author Archives: Guest Author

Great News! Texas Marriage & Family Therapists Can Continue to Diagnose

Had the court of appeals decision been allowed to stand another suit probably would have been [...]

Meeting Resistance? Take Heart!

It happens. Sooner or later, virtually all clients/patients become resistant to our professional [...]

LOVE, and its many meanings in the therapeutic process

In February, we Americans have several traditional holidays, celebrating our two greatest [...]

New Year’s Resolutions: Hope vs. Doubt

At this time of year, almost everyone is wishing each …For some, the December holidays bring negative reactions. Some dread December and can’t wait to [...]

Social Media Marketing for Therapists

As a therapist, your social media presence may not seem important, but it certainly should be. [...]

Families – Always a Factor

It was already a truism in mental health circles more than sixty years ago: when a “problem” [...]

Insurance Company Records Request

It seems that requests by insurance companies or contractors for insurance companies for copies [...]

Temptations in Clinical Encounters

By definition, a temptation is an individual inner urge to …The US Department Of Health and Human Services has published guidelines for individuals’ right [...]

Mindfulness: Self-awareness vs. Self-criticism

The beginning of a new year traditionally is a time …We therapists are paid to be nosey—in a professional way, …