Online Counseling: How did chat therapy sessions start?

Online Counseling!

 How did chat therapy sessions start?

[May 17]  Relationships advice is something that many individuals and couples seek, traditionally through a counselor in a therapy session.  With the advancement of technology, we are able to research virtually anything at the stroke of a key on our keyboards.  But this was not always the case.

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Online Counseling: When did it start?

Online Counseling!

When did it start?

[May 17]

Online counseling, to many people, is something fairly new.  In reality, distance counseling and related online mental health treatment has been technology-assisted long before the advent of the internet.  With the use of telephones, counseling was taking the place or augmenting services traditionally only consisted of face-to-face counseling, long before credentialed counselors were able to treat clients through digital chat, email,  or video conferences.

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Spring Love Quotes

Spring is a time of renewal, not only for nature, but for romantic relationships as well.  Putting things into a positive perspective can help give your relationship a fresh look at things.  Romance, love, and friendship, all part of a healthy intimate relationship, help you stay satisfied in your relationship with your partner.  Here are a few love quotes to inspire your memories of healthy spring love:

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Facebook: Helps you improve your self confidence?

[Mar. 9]  A recent Cornell University study has found that logging on to social utilities such as Facebook may improve your self esteem.  With improved self image, usually comes healthy interpersonal relationships.  Couple health can be affected by how you view yourself and how you perceive others see you.  By making the effort to learn how to boost your self confidence and feelings of self worth, you can really  increase the chances that you will feel good about yourself and your partner.

So how does using a social media site, such as the social network Facebook help you with your self esteem?

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Couples Therapy: What to expect at the first session?

Couples therapy is often where many couples turn for guidance when they are facing stress in their relationship.  Many times, couples therapy is used as a complementary therapy to individual counseling.  Couples therapy, as with other therapy services has a process that helps the client become familiar with the therapist and what psychotherapy involves.

While each therapist may have a different approach or school of thought they adhere to, couples therapy generally commences in the same manner.  Couples therapy (also called marital therapy or marriage counseling)  is sought for a variety of reasons including depression, grief, family concerns, intimacy or lack of sexual connection, and break down in communication.   At times, couple therapy can also include alternating family counseling.  Overall, mental health care aims to help clients find new and healthy ways to cope with current life stresses.

What happens in your first session for couples therapy?

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Five ways I use Facebook: Number 5

Facebook has become one of the largest social networks worldwide!

[Feb. 9]

Facebook has several applications that let you share your blog and freelance articles. This is a great way to share your writing.

What are some ways I use Facebook?

#5 – As mentioned above, Facebook can be used to promote your writing.  How can you do this through Facebook?

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Five Ways I use Facebook: Number 4

Facebook has become one of the largest social networks worldwide!

[Jan. 26]

Facebook is known for having applications that promote a variety of causes.  One that it inherently promotes is ‘going green!’.

What are some ways I use Facebook?

#4 – As mentioned above, Facebook can be used promote green activism.  What does that mean and how does using Facebook help with promoting ‘go green’ awareness?

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