Category: People

Why Video Counseling May be right for you

Teletherapy , online therapy, video counseling, are all synonymous with a relatively new way of delivering counseling services using technology. A quick entry into a google search bar will show that video based counseling is by no means a newfangled, untested approach to counseling. While services run the spectrum of everything from intensive live video (like Journey Clinical Services) to text/chat support coaching, it is easy to see that people are interested in accessing mental health care... Read More
Posted by Sarah Pendleton at Monday, Apr 8

Got kids? Read this before you get married

With the prevalence of divorce being around 40%, it is no surprise that nearly 1 in 5 children are currently living in a blended family. Unfortunately for many of those children living in a blended family, the reality is that second marriages fail at a higher rate than first marriages with 60-70% of second marriages ending in divorce. Given that, it seems especially important to enter into a second marriage very carefully and thoughtfully for many reasons, but particularly to be a permanently... Read More
Posted by Sarah Pendleton at Tuesday, Feb 12

Do’s and Don’ts for Blended Family Bliss

It is estimated that 1 out of 3 people live in a blended family-that is, they are either a stepchild, a stepparent, or have step or half siblings. In most people’s lifetime, approximately half will be part of a blended family whether by inheritance or marriage.  Given the prevalence of blended family homes, my hope is that families and individuals will move beyond the survival mode, and look at ways that they can truly rock this blended family thing. Here are some do’s and... Read More
Posted by Sarah Pendleton at Tuesday, Feb 12