What Would Bring Peace?

October 12, 2017compassion, connections, kindness, relationship issues, violence

Mother Teresa’s quote is so appropriate, and much needed right now!  There are so many things around the world that are causing fear, stress, and hopelessness for people.  We, of course, have natural occurring pain and suffering from diseases, earthquakes, hurricanes, floods, and fires. But there’s also man’s inhumanity toward others, on both large and … Read More

Understanding What M.S.W. and L.C.S.W. Means

October 19, 2015anxiety, depression, fears, grief, relationship issues, santa barbara therapist, self-image, therapists

When you’re tired of struggling with a problem on your own, and you’re ready to reach out to a professional, where do you begin?  A personal recommendation is wonderful, but that doesn’t always happen.  Many people choose a therapist by searching online, and many begin with directories such as Psychology Today and Good Therapy. Once … Read More