WHY PEOPLE SEEK THERAPY                            To Home Page                                                           

People pursue therapy for many different reasons. Therapy can be helpful for thinking something through with a person who has no knowledge of the immediate situation. It can also be helpful when an individual has a problem that they are interested in solving. Therapy can be seen as going for consultations (second opinions), solving issues or problems, or exploring motivations for behaviors.

Below are listed only a few of the reasons that people give for going for therapy:

Relationship, Couple, or Family Issues
Pre-Marital Counseling
Chronic Illness
Anxiety
Depression
Sexual Problems
Communication Problems
Parenting Issues
Feelings of Isolation
Remarriage
Single Parent Household Issues
Issues Around a Family Business
Sexual Abuse
Incest
Violence in the Couple or Family
Divorce or Family Transitions
Bereavement
Adolescent/Children Issues
Self Esteem or Self Worth
Substance Abuse