Of the seven steps to finding peace and contentment in a troubled world, Step Two: Reduce stress. While it may sound simplistic, take time to examine your life and reduce your exposure to sources of stress. Are you over-scheduled? Are you embroiled in relationships which are taking their toll? Is your life and your home [...]
Of the seven steps to finding peace and contentment in a troubled world, Step One: Turn off your autopilot. When you’re on autopilot, your mind is free to wander into the past or hurl forward into the future. Into the past, ruminating on “wouldda”, “couldda”, & “shouldda” will plunge you into depression; and if into [...]
For tips for surviving the holidays, review How to Beat the Holiday Blues and Winter Funk and How to Manage Expectations. And watch this site where I’ll be posting a series of articles with strategies for the new year to break out of old patterns and truly start fresh in 2013.
FCC owner & therapist, Linda M. Martin, MS, LMHC is featured on the cover of the Bradenton Herald’s Healthy Living Magazine which reports on the “cybertherapy” trend. Linda was interviewed in depth and cited in addition to representatives of national orgainizations. Click on “continue reading” to see photos that accompanied article.
Alcohol and drug screening tools and practice forms are now available for completion on this website under the “FORMS” tab. In an effort to reduce burdensome task of completing intake forms and to make intake more convenient for clients, we’ve posted quick to complete intake forms and checklists to this website. Clients can complete them [...]
A new Lakewood Ranch, Sarasota location for the Family Counseling Center is but one component of our new concept. Utilizing new mobile technology, we’re taking our office to our clients. Established clients will be able to arrange e-appointments (internet, phone or text sessions). We have added same day crisis appointments (as available) and Saturday appointment [...]
Congratulations to our own Shaya for making the cover of Salt Water Sportsman magazine. A serious salt water angler and strong competitor, her team placed #1 in a recent Tarpon tournament. Today she learned she’s been selected for the cover of the next issue of Salt Water Sportsman magazine and that they’re planning to feature [...]
The folks at FlowTown.com have come up with a Small Business Cheat Sheet which defines and identifies pros & cons of the various social networking options and even provides tips on to “how to begin” Social Networking so that even us “old dogs” can get digital.
A great resource.
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This old dog is learning new tricks. The Family Counseling Center, Inc. website has a fresh new look, but that’s not all. Our old site was static; it was set-up in 2000 by my daughter as a high school project and hadn’t been updated since.
Like most small businesses, I’ve experienced a downturn in [...]