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Joy and Sadness

Being a therapist, and someone who has a strong affinity for children’s movies, it was in perfect order that my daughter and I went to watch Disney Pixar’s new movie, Inside Out. 697 more words


Looking for a Therapist? Psychotherapy Practice in Glendora- 9 Issues I Treat...

Ilissa Banhazl, marriage and family therapy (MFT)

Location: Glendora

Areas of Treatment:

1. Anxiety

2, Depression

3. Grief, Loss, Bereavement

4. Women’s Issues

5. Relationship Issues… 27 more words

Thoughts on Marriage: Keeping It Together When You Have Little Kids

A few weeks ago, my husband pulled off a rather grand surprise. It was my birthday, and I knew something special was planned. He asked me to wear my favorite dress and even secured a babysitter in advance. 355 more words

Marriage And Family

9 Important questions to ask at your 1st Therapy Session

A first therapy session can be very intimidating for both therapist and client. But first sessions seem to be more  intimidating to clients because they are unfamiliar with the process, do not know what to expect, aren’t sure if they will like the therapist or office, are anxious about the conversation, and are sometimes fearful of the therapist “psychoanalyzing” them. 434 more words


Turn food fights into fun dinner nights!

Have a child who can be a picky eater or slow to try new things? Check out this game idea to stop the fights at the dinner table. 583 more words

Davidson Nc

Family therapy in the age of global mental health: Long live Shoufi-Mafi!

*This post is an updated and modified version of an article by the same name, published in the July/August 2015 issue of Family Therapy Magazine. 2,973 more words

Mental Health

jhudakupennccaf reblogged this on Center for Couples and Adult Families and commented:

An article by my friend and colleague Laurie Charles. We are board members of The American Family Therapy Academy; her work with families around the world informs and expands my thinking about health across the lifespan. Our psychiatry residents will also benefit from her experience as they move on to practice psychiatry in the US and around the world.