Hello and welcome! I’m pleased you stopped in. Have a look around to see how I may be of help to you.
As a quick overview, my therapy practice is for individuals and for couples. My specialties include abuse recovery and surviving abuse, trauma, grief and loss, chronic illness, healing faulty communication patterns, navigating life transitions, coping with stress, and fusing cracks in couple relationships.
For couples in distress and those who are interested in sponsoring a marriage workshop, check out my page under Resources about The Seven Principles for Making Marriage Work workshops. This is based on the well-known Dr. John Gottman’s work with couples and marriage.
I believe healing and wellness consists of many parts. Therapy is one of them. Mind, body, and spirit work as a whole and so all need attention. On the Resources page you will find links to my recommendations for excellent practitioners of massage (medical, neuromuscular, soothing, reiki) and yoga. Your spiritual beliefs and practices play a huge part in healing and I urge you to make them part of your daily life. Of course, your medical doctor and a chiropractor, if needed, are also important in your wellness. Which leads me to….
What’s in a name?
A lot! A kaleidoscope is an instrument that, when rotated, displays varying patterns and colors. Kaleidoscope Counseling focuses on patterns in relationships. Sometimes we can get stuck in a relationship pattern or in a pattern of problems.
At Kaleidoscope Counseling we will examine these patterns and problems together. As new patterns and understanding emerge, new colors in your life come to light.