Presence and Authenticity Are Verbs

(by Robert Schwarz, PsyD and Kathlyn Hendricks, PhD) In our culture we often describe things as nouns or as having static properties when in fact they are active processes or verbs. Presence and authenticity are not things that you have or do not have. They are living interactions that occur within a person and between […]

Go Back to the Beginning for Better Results

(by Gloria Arenson, MFT, DCEP) I will never forget the first time I attended a class given by Dr. Wendy Anne McCarty, specialist in the field of prenatal and perinatal psychology. She described how the emotional problems that bring our clients in for treatment may result because of their experiences from conception through birth. I […]

Even when you don’t think it’s working …

(By Lucy Grace Yaldezian, CHT, CHC, TAT) I have never seen a child more active!  He bounced all over my waiting room and inner office, seemingly incapable of keeping his busy, curious little hands off just about anything he happened to see. He had questions about everything, and made astonishing connections from the answers. Obviously a very, very […]