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What IS counseling, anyway?

by Allison Hadley, Clinical Intern at Owens & Associates          The primary definition of counseling from Wordnik.com is, “assistance (especially from a professional) in the resolution of personal difficulties”. When people seek out counselors, it usually is...

hi i’m sampson

Today’s post is by our therapy dog Sampson. He wouldn’t stop begging until I promised to post this interview with him and his friends at Fydoland. (he was the VIP – Very Important Puppy – of the week there, and pretty proud of it). He says...

Lead with Love

    Understanding is something we all crave, and those suffering from mental illness are no different. They don’t know how to explain what they are experiencing. Often they are asked what they have to be sad about, or someone battling anxiety is told to just...