How do you handle mental health counseling appointments and work?
Crazy? I don't think I am. Just a typical American male. Divorced. Wife has custody of our two kids. Been dating another woman since my wife and I split Now my girlfriend has an individual counselor for herself, sees a relationship counselor with me, and now her individual counselor is selling her, for lack of a better word, onto the idea of going to group therapy. Of course, he thinks that I should also add group therapy to my list of to dos. I am also seeing an individual counselor and relationship counselor with her. Now my GF, based upon the learned advice of her counselor, that I need to add Group Therapy to my list of appointments which for the most part are either early evenings or something during banker's hours. I…
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What Mental Health Counseling Programs Can Do for You
Luckily for all of us, mental health counseling programs are no longer taboo in our society. Whereas earlier mental illnesses were thought of as “madness” and spoken of only in hushed tones, today we realize the importance of getting help for mental ailments as well as physical ones. Ignoring mental health may be detrimental to …
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Beautiful advice from a divorced man after 16 years of marriage
BEAUTIFUL ADVICE FROM A DIVORCED MAN AFTER 16 YEARS OF MARRIAGE Obviously, I’m not a relationship expert. But there’s something about my divorce being finalized this week that gives me perspective of things I wish I would have done different… After losing a woman that I loved, and a marriage of almost 16 years, here’s the advice I wish I would have had 1) Never stop courting. Never stop dating. NEVER EVER take that woman for granted. When you asked her to marry you, you promised to be that man that would OWN HER HEART and to fiercely protect it. This is the most important and sacred treasure you will ever be entrusted with. SHE CHOSE YOU. Never forget that, and NEVER GET LAZY in your love. 2) Protect your own heart. Just…