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How All Engaged Couples Can Benefit from Premarital Counseling

Unfortunately, it’s common for couples to say “I do,” without having many of the big conversations. This can lead to conflict when these issues inevitably arise. Contrary to popular belief premarital counseling is not solely for the religious. - Read More about How All Engaged Couples Can Benefit from Premarital Counseling

Posted in Relationships on Apr 09, 2018

What to Do When Your Marriage Is Strained Due to Addiction

Marriage is undoubtedly comprised of highs and lows, but if your spouse is addicted to drugs or alcohol, it can feel more like a perpetual downer. In fact, alcohol and substance abuse are among the most common reasons for divorce in the United States. - Read More about What to Do When Your Marriage Is Strained Due to Addiction

Posted in Marriage, Drug & Alcohol, Relationships on Apr 02, 2018

3 Times When Family Therapy Can Be Helpful

Family therapy is a way to address pains within your family and heal accompanying wounds. - Read More about 3 Times When Family Therapy Can Be Helpful

Posted in Children, Family on Feb 26, 2018

Grad School Is Stressful but Counseling Can Help

Deciding to enroll in graduate school is a big deal. It will help you to better your future career, but it can also be a toll on your mental well-being. - Read More about Grad School Is Stressful but Counseling Can Help

Posted in Student, Mental Health on Feb 19, 2018

Top 5 Reasons Couples Seek Out Marriage Counseling

While every marriage is unique, they all seem to face the same challenges over time. When these issues are ignored, it can make resentment and bitterness grow between the couple. If your marriage is currently headed down this road, a marriage counselor is the perfect way to bridge the divide between you and your spouse. - Read More about Top 5 Reasons Couples Seek Out Marriage Counseling

Posted in Marriage on Feb 12, 2018

Choosing to Be Happy

No doubt, you’ve probably spent countless hours and days waiting for that thing that’s going to make you happy. But here’s the gist: happiness is something you choose to be, not something that happens to you. - Read More about Choosing to Be Happy

Posted in Mental Health on Jan 29, 2018

Are Lasting Relationships Possible Anymore?

Many today have never seen an extraordinarily awesome marriage: not in their childhood, not in their own relationships, and not even in Hollywood. - Read More about Are Lasting Relationships Possible Anymore?

Posted in Marriage, Relationships on Jan 22, 2018

How to Stay Motivated in Counseling

While most hope that counseling will be an instant process for curing all of their ailments, this just isn't the case. Like most things, hard work often has to be applied in order to face your troubles and reach a happier state. Unfortunately, this hard work can be well hard for many, and oftentimes, it can make them want to give up entirely. - Read More about How to Stay Motivated in Counseling

Posted in Counseling on Jan 10, 2018

5 Therapist-Recommend Ways to Improve Traveling with Your Partner

Traveling can be stressful. If you and your partner have had difficulties visiting new places together in the past, Kent Brand--a therapist for the Florence, AL, and surrounding areas--can help. Call him today at (256) 766-5707 - Read More about 5 Therapist-Recommend Ways to Improve Traveling with Your Partner

Posted in Relationships on Oct 23, 2017

5 Counseling Tips to Help Married Couples Keep the Spark Alive

Just because you've been together for a long time, doesn't mean the spark has to die. Kent Brand provides counseling tools to couples in the Florence, AL, and surrounding areas to help keep their relationship passionate as well as compassionate. - Read More about 5 Counseling Tips to Help Married Couples Keep the Spark Alive

Posted in Marriage, Relationships on Oct 10, 2017