Women can often experience concerns with their mental health. Among the most commonly reported issues are depression and anxiety. There are even different types of depression that are exclusive to women, such as perinatal and perimenopausal depression (depression caused by hormonal changes), premenstrual dysphoric disorder,...

Substance abuse is becoming more and more prevalent.  Substance abuse and chemical dependency develop when the continued use of alcohol or drugs begins to cause clinically significant problems in a person’s well-being.  This can include problems with health, disabilities, or failure to meet major responsibilities...

Sensory Processing Disorder is when the brain has trouble receiving and responding to messages that it receives through the senses.  Oftentimes,  children with SPD may be oversensitive to stimuli in their environment, such as: Texture/Taste Sounds/Noises Touch Balance Sights [caption id="attachment_971" align="aligncenter" width="422"] Meet Julia: Teach...

How Does It Benefit Children? Play therapy helps children: Become more responsible for behaviors and develop more successful strategies. Develop new and creative solutions to problems. Develop respect and acceptance of self and others. Learn to experience and express emotion. Cultivate empathy and respect for thoughts and feelings of others. Learn new...