New Design and Blog!

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Welcome to my newly redesigned website, which now includes a blog! I will be using the blog for a few different purposes: To let you know about new features to my website; To  alert you to important changes with my practice (such as scheduling); To write some helpful ideas, tips, insights, and information that you might find helpful for dealing …

Oregon’s 2017 Solar Eclipse Information

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The time is almost here for the much anticipated solar eclipse that will be traveling across the United States – and perfectly through Oregon so that many of us can see either a total or nearly full eclipse! It should be a very interesting and awe inspiring event. I thought it might be helpful to post a couple of links for …

I’ve been working hard on my new office

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Whew! I've been coordinating the move for the last few weeks, and we finally were able to move out of the Beveland St. office last night and into the new Hilltop space. Here's a sneak preview of what my office looks like (my new couch is scheduled to be delivered next week, unfortunately, so I'll have my old one in …

We are moving in August

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In August 2017, Discover Counseling will be leaving the Beveland St. office suite to expand, and move just up the street (0.3 miles) to the Hilltop Business Center. The new suite will have more offices, a larger waiting area, reception area, and access to the Hilltop Cafe downstairs. The new location is just across the Hwy 217 overpass, walkable from …

5 Signs of Emotional Neglect in Your Relationship With Your Father

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I found this great little article this morning about relationships with fathers: 5 Signs of Emotional Neglect in your Relationship With Your Father. I’ve been a huge proponent of family relationships including those with fathers and their children, so this caught my eye very quickly. Each parent has a unique and significant impact on children. Fathers, however, seem to be …

Administrative Professionals Day 2016

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Today is national Administrative Professionals Day, so I want to take a few moments to give acknowledgement to my Administrative Assistant, Zondra Runberg. She has been with Discover Counseling for about 4 years, and she has brought a great deal of organizational support to the company. Zondra handles all insurance processing, she manages the financial side of client accounts, and …

Website Update 3.0 is Live!

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  This is the third major revision I’ve done to my website since starting my business, and I think it’s the best yet. This time I hired designer Jeff Bugbee of VisionMule to organize the content, give everything a face-lift, and help make the site more accessible for current and prospective clients. Here are some of the specific improvements that …

New Business Features

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I’ve been hard at work trying to make my practice more accessible and useful to my clients, and wanted to introduce some new features! These are offered at no charge to clients and will hopefully make the whole counseling experience more seamless. Facebook Page I’ve created a Facebook page for my business! Now you can find details about my practice, …

Reconsider Your Affair

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I don’t normally do this, but after reading this NY Times article, I deemed it worthy to link to on its own. It’s very well-written and offers insight from both perspectives – the one having an affair and the one betrayed by their spouse’s affair. In my experience as a therapist working with couples, everything the author writes is painfully …