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Monthly Archives: July 2015

I stumbled across this the other day on facebook and I would love to credit whoever came up with this, but I’m not sure.  This is such a good example of the goal of changing the way you think.  With mental health conditions, our brain gets so programmed to think in a certain way which […]

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As Megan and I build our practice, we recognize the value of individual therapy, of course, but know that there is so much more that supports emotional, mental, and relational health.  Part of our vision is providing other types of services that support what we do in individual therapy.     Recently we have been […]

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I came across this passage years ago. I had liked so much I had written it down in a favorite notebook. Sometimes, things in our lives turn up at the exact right time. What a nice reminder of the power of what we can do for ourselves. Enjoy! From the book: Inside Therapy Story: The […]

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Have you ever noticed that we named ourselves “The Good Life Institute” and not “The Great Life Institute”?  There is reason behind this.  This is our attempt at embracing the middle path, the grey, the in between.  This is our attempt to constantly acknowledge that life is both great and terrible.  This is our attempt […]

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This week the word “marriage” has been splashed all over the news.  Groups dedicated to fighting for their version of marriage have done all they can to make their views known to the world.  The battleground was pretty intense for this one based on what I have read in the news and heard from people in the […]

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