Tag Archives: Therapy

The Expert

Sometimes clients come in expecting me, as the “expert”, to give them some specific advice about their particular conundrums.   However, one thing that makes me quite different than some other therapists, is that I do NOT see myself as … Continue reading

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Superlatives Everywhere…

I am naturally a very passionate and excitable person. As a result of this, I use superlatives on a regular basis, to the point where my closest friends can predict what I’m about to say when I try something new … Continue reading

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Family Vs. “Family”: Tip #4 for the Upcoming Holidays

So, here is the last tip for the LGBT community, regarding the upcoming holidays. If you’ve followed the previous 3 tips, then you’ve now got an idea of how you would like things to be, you’ve recognized what’s going well … Continue reading

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Simple Wisdom

When I was in high school, I learned from my eye doctor that some people who have bad eye sight, eventually end up blind in old-age. Being a kid who wore glasses since kindergarden, this worried me a lot, and … Continue reading

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In the meantime…

So often, when a ‘goal’ is incredibly far away, we can get bogged down with the waiting and feel like until we reach that place, we just have deal with feeling miserable.  But if we think about it a minute, … Continue reading

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Regarding Heartbreak…

One of the most difficult things that life routinely throws at us, is heartbreak. And for those of us who identify as gay or lesbian, it might hit us much later in life than it does for others. Time after … Continue reading

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Solution-Focused Brief Therapy and the Transgender community

As a therapist who practices SFBT & specializes in work with the LGBT community, I’d say that about 20-25% of the clients that I see every week, identify as Transgender. I have come to discover that working in a solution-focused … Continue reading

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