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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Avoiding Conflict: 5 Reasons Why It Doesn’t Save But Sabotage Relationships

Avoiding Conflict: 5 Reasons Why It Doesn’t Save But Sabotage Relationships

Avoiding Conflict: 5 Reasons Why It Doesn’t Save But Sabotage Relationships We cherish our relationships during their “honeymoon” phase because they, typically, are all about discovering new things about one another, bounding over similarities, and having fun. Then, one day, conflict arises. Not a little argument but a real conflict.

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Having Trouble Accepting Yourself as Transgender or Non-Binary? – What You Can Do

Having Trouble Accepting Yourself as Transgender or Non-Binary? – What You Can Do

Having Trouble Accepting Yourself as Transgender or Non-Binary? – What You Can Do Society has made great leaps and bounds towards accepting people who identify as transgender or non-binary. Yet, although there is growing advocacy and pride for transgender and non-binary communities, it does not mean that your individual road

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Ways that Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy Can Help Gay and Lesbian Couples

Ways that Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy Can Help Gay and Lesbian Couples

Ways that Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy Can Help Gay and Lesbian Couples by Ian Hammonds When coming into therapy, many couples want to know how their couples therapy will be approached. Couples come into therapy for a variety of reasons. Hurt feelings, resentment, betrayal, and ambivalence. One of the approaches

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