Family Counseling Center, Inc. has closed it’s doors and the corporation has been dissolved. However, I will continue to see clients, but will do so as an independent, solo private practitioner. Changes in the health care laws and managed care environment have lead to this difficult decision. This website will be updated to reflect the [...]
Biscuit was stray, adopted from Haywood County NC Animal Control, June 2014. She was about a year of age and immediately began basic obedience training. As she progresses through training, she’ll serve as my “Hearing Dog”. She got her name from her coat’s biscuit colored glow. After a few baths, it appears most of the [...]
The Family Counseling Center is moving!
After a decade serving central Bradenton, we’re relocating to West Bradenton. We’ve closed both the Lakewood Ranch and the Cortez Road offices. We still accept most insurance and Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express. CALL US to set an appointment (941) 755-7830 VOICE or [...]
It is important to recognize “It is what it is” and stop denying it or railing against it; even if we don’t like “it” or “it” scares us. Our choice is to either continue on as though nothing is wrong, a waste of energy, or we can accept the reality of our circumstance.
Acceptance is [...]
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.
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 counselors of the Family Counseling Center, Inc. are excited to announce our new website/blog is under way. We’ll be discussing real life situations and offering helpful, real world advise. Visit often for updates and helpful advise. Individual profiles of the therapists are available by clicking HERE.