Vantage Point Counseling Services Blog

Vantage Point Counseling Services Blog

This page is dedicated to discussing current events and topics of interest relating to psychotherapy, counseling, and other advice and help for issues relating to anxiety, depression, substance abuse, relationships, and sexual issues. Please feel free to contact me with questions or comments. This page will be updated often, so please check back frequently. Click on the title to be directed to the article you are interested in reading about below.

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The Hidden Harm of Covert Sexual Abuse

The Hidden Harm of Covert Sexual Abuse

The Hidden Harm of Covert Sexual Abuse When we think of sexual abuse, it can seem pretty obvious what this entails. Overt abuse involves the actual physical violation of another person. However, covert abuse can impact many people, without them realizing that this has happened. Covert abuse is the objectification

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When Is Sex Addiction an Addiction?

When Is Sex Addiction an Addiction?

When Is Sex Addiction an Addiction? So many people suffer and struggle with different types of addictions. Whether it’s alcohol, drugs, or something else entirely, addiction is not something to be taken lightly. In fact, sex addiction can be just as harmful as these other problems. In many cases, it

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Does Erectile Dysfunction Mean He is Not Into You?

Does Erectile Dysfunction Mean He is Not Into You?

Does Erectile Dysfunction Mean He is Not Into You? One of the most common myths that I have to debunk in sex therapy relates to erectile dysfunction. So many people think that erectile dysfunction represents a lack of attraction. This sometimes is true. However, I have seen people put so

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Self-Care and the #MeToo Movement 

Self-Care and the #MeToo Movement 

Self-Care and the #MeToo Movement A few weeks ago, I watched a powerful documentary called What Haunts Us. In this documentary, the filmmaker investigates a series of suicides that are related to history of sexual abuse at a school. What happened at this school will likely anger and offend you. It’s

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7 Brilliant Ways to Maintain Your Self-Esteem After a Breakup

7 Brilliant Ways to Maintain Your Self-Esteem After a Breakup

7 Brilliant Ways to Maintain Your Self-Esteem After a Breakup Maintaining your self-esteem after breaking up with your significant other isn’t always easy. Regardless of the reason for the breakup, it can often put a damper on how you feel about yourself. No one is perfect in a relationship. But

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Body Shame and Sexual Dysfunction

Body Shame and Sexual Dysfunction

Body Shame and Sexual Dysfunction Many of us have experienced body shame at some point in our lives. We can think we’re not fit enough, thin enough, big enough, etc. Can these insecurities lead to sexual dysfunctions? Of course they can. It’s impossible to avoid some level of body shame.

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Why Social Pressure Can Make You Feel Like You Don’t Belong

Why Social Pressure Can Make You Feel Like You Don’t Belong

Why Social Pressure Can Make You Feel Like You Don’t Belong Pressure from others influences who you are and what you become throughout your life. When you were younger, you probably dealt with peer pressure, as many people do. Unsurprisingly, those pressures don’t necessarily go away as you age. Often,

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Help! My Partner Isn’t Sexually Attracted to Me

Help! My Partner Isn’t Sexually Attracted to Me

Help! My Partner Isn’t Sexually Attracted to Me Many aspects make up a successful relationship. Physical and sexual attraction are only two components. But, they’re also very important ones. When your partner doesn’t feel sexually attracted to you, it might not seem like a big deal at first. But, it

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Technology Ruining Your Love Life? – The Pros and Cons of Digital Relationships

Technology Ruining Your Love Life? – The Pros and Cons of Digital Relationships

Technology Ruining Your Love Life? – The Pros and Cons of Digital Relationship In a world of ever-changing innovation and advancements in technology, it’s no wonder our relationships are being affected in both good and bad ways. The tech world can have a strong impact on your love life. In

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7 Effective Strategies to Help You Fight Less and Love More

7 Effective Strategies to Help You Fight Less and Love More

7 Effective Strategies to Help You Fight Less and Love More The day has been a hectic one. You sat in unbearable morning traffic, dealt with a difficult client, and felt unappreciated by your boss. You come home at the end of the day, seeking relief, only to find dishes

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