My Approach to Helping
Life is hard. Sometimes you just need a place to unpack what you've been through and try to make sense of it all. Anxiety, depression, sadness, regret, anger, pain, losses. It stacks up over time and you get tired. Fear sets in, hopelessness knocks at the door. You know there's a way through it all but you just can't find out what it is right now. Sometimes you just want to run away. Sometimes you just want to retreat, cover up in the bed, and hope it all goes away. Sometimes you're so tired of it all that you stay angry, bitter, and full of resentment. Wherever you are right now, it's ok. You just need a minute to breathe, and a safe place to feel all that you feel and work through it. At Believe, Hope, Inspire Wellness Services, LLC we offer you that safe place to unpack all that you've been carrying, sort it out, and try to make sense of it all. When you begin to heal, accepting all that you've been through, you can stand taller, more grounded, and decide where to go from here. What can you expect from therapy? Focusing on your strengths and exploring the qualities in you that keep you putting one foot in front of the other, we build on what you are doing well, add new tools to use to grow even stronger, and add a gentle, compassionate approach to all that you feel and expereince. As you grow stronger, you begin to believe the truth about how amazing you are, hope in a brighter future ahead, and look outward for ways you can be an inspiration to others and help them grow stronger too. Call today. It's time to start living your best life!
More Info About My Practice
Believe, Hope, Inspire Wellness Services LLC offers morning and evening hours for your convenience. Because we have the utmost respect for your confidentiality and privacy, we do not accept insurance. Many clients do not need a formal diagnosis that insurance companies require for us to get paid. Just a safe place to talk and some new skills are often the key to healing, growth, and hope for you and your family.
Telehealth counseling via our confidential client portal is available anywhere in Florida after an initial, face-to-face session. Certain restrictions apply.
Specific Issue(s) I'm Skilled at Helping With
Couples who struggle after an affair or betrayal often require more intensive therapy. Using the Gottman Method in Treating Traumas and Affairs, we offer a Marathon Couples Therapy Intensive. This 4-and-a-half hour intensive is also available to couples when traditional weekly sessions do not provide the time needed to move through the healing process in a more focused way. Marathon therapy allows the couple to slow down the therapy process and gain a deeper understanding in a less rushed, time-driven environment. Incorporating breaks and a lunch hour also refreshes the couple and lets them come back together with a renewed focus and make progress that sometimes doesn't happen as easily in weekly sessions.
Important Factors for Choosing a Therapist
The decision to come to therapy can be a life changing one. Many people express that therapy was a turning point in their lives. It works well when there is a good match between you and your therapist. At Believe, Hope, Inspire Wellness Services, LLC you will find acceptance, compassion, and genuine care for people. We believe that most people carry within them the power to solve the problems of life when given the skills they need. In life, we-don't-know-what-we-don't-know - and through the right counseling partnership people acquire new skills and grow stronger in their confidence. Self-esteem builds and a new hope is inspired. Choose a therapist who believes in you and your right to decide your own future, and one who will give you a safe place to figure it all out. You'll find this perfect fit at Believe, Hope, Inspire Wellness Services LLC.
How My Own Struggles Made Me a Better Therapist
Believe, Hope, Inspire Wellness Services LLC was born out of my desire to reinvent myself and to help other people do the same. After 25 years with the US Postal Service as a secretary, I took an early retirement to explore the next phase of my life. I returned to college and earned my bachelors' and master's degrees in Social Work, and opened my own counseling and coaching practice after a two-year residency-like internship process. I reinvented myself - and I want others to know that it's possible to truly live their dream. It's not without challenges, but my goal is to ignite a spark of hope, and guide others to lay down old habits and mindsets that are holding them back. As we learn new skills, we will move forward. I hope you will partner with me today to live your life to the fullest. Make an appointment for your or your teen at my website or call me.