MFC #25562 






Work with Clients

Working with parents:

  • · To find a balance between compassion and firmness
  • · To be honest, firm, and direct in addressing teen substance abuse or other irresponsible behavior.
  • · To set healthy boundaries

Working with teens

  • · To become confident.
  • · To take responsibility for personal growth and decisions.
  • · To become ready for independence.

Working with children

  • · To address emotional and behavioral problems
    • · To support healthy attachment and relationships
    • · To assist with disabilities and learning problems

Working with couples and families

  • · To communicate clearly
  • · To express gratitude and love
  • · To restore harmony, serenity, and balance.

Working with Individuals

  • · To overcome anger, anxiety and depression
  • · To feel more comfortable, at ease, and hopeful
  • · To develop creativity, confidence compassion, and serenity

.· To achieve or maintain sobriety.


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