There are many reasons that people choose to seek therapy. Whether it’s due to depression, anxiety, coping with loss, or resolving relational conflicts, it is a very personal decision and often a monumental step towards growth. This makes choosing a therapist the next important step. This may sometimes be a lengthy process, but finding the right therapist can play a critical role in your … [Read more...] about Our Guide to Choosing a Therapist
An investment in your mental health is an investment in your present and your future. If you’ve made the decision to participate in therapy, you already know this. But deciding to get therapy and actually finding the right practice for you isn’t always that simple. There are many factors to consider including cost. Thankfully, Philadelphia Family Life Counseling LLC provides affordable therapy in … [Read more...] about Affordable Therapy in Philadelphia
If you are seeking therapy and belong to the LGBT community, finding a therapist experienced in working with LGBT clients is one of the most important things you can do. It is critical that your therapist understands the nuances of sexuality, the coming out process, exploring the challenges in romantic relationships, internalized homophobia, etc. If you are in the Philadelphia area and are looking … [Read more...] about What Makes a Good LGBT-Friendly Therapist?
To choose to participate in counseling is to make a commitment to openness, vulnerability, and honesty with your therapist. Our spiritual beliefs often cut to the core of our most personal values. It’s important to know that your therapist can be trusted to truly respect this aspect of who you are. Religious counseling gives clients the opportunity to receive therapy that includes and acknowledges … [Read more...] about Finding Strength in Hardship with Religious Counseling
Co-parenting after divorce can be a challenge. You may worry your child is receiving different sets of expectations as he or she moves between one home and another. In addition, your child may begin to exhibit defiant behaviors as he or she adjusts to the new normal. Philly Family Life Counseling offers counseling services to help you navigate co-parenting and create a nurturing, supportive … [Read more...] about Co-parenting Counseling for Divorced Parents
Whether you are expecting your first child or raising teenagers, every parent faces their own unique set of challenges. Parenting is beautiful and fulfilling but it is also extremely difficult. It may seem like all your friends are giving advice on what helped them create the perfect family but it doesn’t seem to be working for you. Parenting therapy is a wonderful resource for new or veteran … [Read more...] about What is Parenting Therapy