Three Ways To Thrive After Childhood Sexual Abuse

By | 2017-06-04T20:44:16+00:00 March 27th, 2011|Adults, Anger Management, Anxiety, Betrayal, Blog, Depression, Family, Grief, Parenting, Sexual Abuse, Teens|

What comes to mind when you think of that deep dark secret that you wish would just disappear?  If you were a victim of childhood sexual abuse, you are probably thinking of the abuse. The U.S. Department of Justice estimates that one out of every three women and one out of every six men have [...]

Three Ways To Tame The Inner Hulk

By | 2017-06-04T20:44:16+00:00 March 23rd, 2011|Adults, Anger Management, Anxiety, Blog, Couples, Dating, Depression, Media, Relationships|

ANGER MANAGEMENT You stupid idiot…get off the road…where did you learn how to drive!  Do these words sound familiar to you? Unfortunately, the expression of anger is commonplace in our culture.  We laugh hysterically when we watch characters on our favorite TV show get angry and in the case of the Incredible Hulk we are [...]

Three Dangers In Couples Sleeping Apart

By | 2017-06-04T20:44:16+00:00 March 12th, 2011|Adults, Anger Management, Anxiety, Blog, Couples, Dating, Depression, Divorce, Family, Marriage, Pre-Marital, Relationships|

Different Schedules, snoring, restless leg syndrome or the kids? More and more couples are saying good night before going their separate ways to different bedrooms!  Is this new trend healthy for couples?  When couples make a decision to sleep in separate bedrooms, they most likely did not come to that choice lightly.  However, if couples [...]

3 Ways FaceCrack (Facebook) Ruins Relationships

By | 2017-06-04T20:44:16+00:00 March 11th, 2011|Addictions, Adults, Anger Management, Anxiety, Blog, Couples, Dating, Depression, Divorce, Family, Hooking Up, Marriage, Relationships|

  Are you a part of this social-networking phenomenon? It has been described as addictive and “like crack.” I, myself, have joined Facebook in the last year. I got tired of “why aren’t you on Facebook?” Please don’t get me wrong, I love staying connected with family and friends through the network, however, I have [...]

Facebook: Three Ways To Prevent Divorce

By | 2017-06-04T20:44:16+00:00 March 7th, 2011|Adults, Anxiety, Betrayal, Blog, Counselors & Coaches, Couples, Dating, Depression, Divorce, Grief, Hooking Up, Janie Lacy, Marriage, Pre-Marital, Relationships|

Did you read the recent headlines that Facebook is to blame for 1 in 5 divorces in the United States?  According to the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (AAML) 81 percent of the country’s top divorce lawyers all agree that there has been a significant increase in the number of cases using social networking evidence [...]

Three Reasons Women Marry Less Educated Men

By | 2017-06-04T20:44:17+00:00 February 27th, 2011|Blog, Career, Counselors & Coaches, Couples, Dating, Depression, Divorce, Janie Lacy, Marriage, Relationships|

Have you noticed this trend lately?  More women are marrying men who are less educated than they are!  But here is the real question…does it really matter if a woman has more education than her man?  Will the different levels of education impact how they get along in each other’s social circles? Of course, there [...]

Battling Sex Addiction

By | 2017-06-04T20:44:17+00:00 February 25th, 2011|Addictions, Adults, Alcohol, Anger Management, Anxiety, Betrayal, Blog, Counselors & Coaches, Couples, Dating, Depression, Divorce, Drug, Grief, Hooking Up, Janie Lacy, Marriage, Pornography Addiction, Pre-Marital, Relationships, Sexual Addictions|

What does Desperate Housewives, Sex and the City and the new ABC show Dirty Sexy Money all have in common? You guessed it – sex! We are inundated with so many explicit messages from Hollywood about sex. In a culture obsessed with sex, it might seem surprising that we don’t hear more about sex addiction. [...]

Three Things You Need to Know If You Are Married Sleeping Apart

By | 2017-06-04T20:44:17+00:00 February 19th, 2011|Adults, Anger Management, Anxiety, Blog, Counselors & Coaches, Couples, Depression, Divorce, Family, Grief, Janie Lacy, Marriage, Relationships|

Did you know that more than 23 percent of married Americans sleep alone according to the National Sleep Foundation?  The reason that couples reported that they sleep separately was because of snoring, restless leg syndrome, pregnancy, and different work schedules, but is it a good idea?  According to the National Association of Home Builders, there's [...]

Four Ways Families Can Cope With Economic Stress

By | 2017-06-04T20:44:17+00:00 February 10th, 2011|Adults, Blog, Career, Couples, Depression, Divorce, Family, Janie Lacy, Marriage, Relationships|

Job loss, car trouble, a leaking roof, credit card bills! What else can happen?! What do you do when the month has more financial demands than the bank account can handle?  These are very real life-events for so many right now; all hope is not lost, even though it can feel very overwhelming at times. [...]