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COUNSELING SERVICES OFFERED:

If you are looking for a counseling center that offers Christian based therapeutic services, then we hope you will get in touch with us at Colonial Woods Christian Counseling Center. Since 1983, we have offered our services in a confidential and caring environment. Here are just some of our counseling services we offer:

  • Premarital Counseling

    • Consisting of 4 - 1 hour sessions, we implement the use of either the Prepare and Enrich Assessment or                      Symbis Premarital Assessment. Both being instrumental tools for starting your journey together.​

  • Family Therapy

    • Usual goals of family therapy are improving the communication, solving family problems, understanding and handling special family situations, and creating a better functioning home environment.​

  • GriefShare Groups

    • ​Runs twice a year, typically September and February for 14 week each​​

  • DivorceCare Programs

    • ​Runs twice a year, typically September and February for 13 week each

  • Marital and Couple Therapy

    • This therapy aims in helping the partners to enjoy a more rewarding relationship, or with lessening some of the strain and dissatisfactions in the relationship. Helps couples recognize and resolve conflicts and improve their relationships.​

  • Individual Therapy

    • Individual Therapy is the one-on-one work between a therapist and a client. There are many different styles of therapy, but all of them center around helping the client reach his or her goals.​

  • Older Adult Therapy

    • Can help individuals who may have difficulty with the transitions of aging to manage their emotions, find new sources of enjoyment and meaning, find new support systems. It can help people face their fears of aging.​

  • Adolescent / Child Therapy

    • Focuses on underlying emotional problems that interfere with development. Through play and talk therapy, the clients are helped to understand the causes of their distress and to learn coping skills to deal in healthy ways in the future.​

  • Play Therapy (for Children 3 & up)

    • Play Therapy is a powerful tool for addressing cognitive, behavioral, and emotional challenges.  Play therapy helps behavioral issues caused by bullying, grief and loss, divorce and abandonment, physical and sexual abuse, crisis and trauma. Helps with anxiety, depression, ADHA, academic and social impairment, physical and learning disabilities and conduct disorders.​ (additional information can be found at www.a4pt.org)

  • Coming soon EMDR Therapy (Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing)

COMMON REFERRAL CONCERNS:

People enter counseling for a variety of reasons. The following is a list of frequent referral concerns that we have addressed to assist those in need with these types of personal concerns. This list is not all-inclusive, and we recognize that everyone has unique struggles, problems, and conflicts in life that need professional support and guidance at times. Here are some of the many life challenges we have assisted our clientele with:

  • Abuse issues, emotional, physical and sexual

  • Academic concerns and career planning

  • Adolescent behavioral challenges

  • Anger management

  • Anxiety and panic disorders

  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

  • Blended families and step-family concerns

  • Depression

  • Divorce

  • Eating disorders

  • Family conflicts

  • Grief and Loss

  • Martial discord

  • Parent-child issues

  • Spiritual concerns

  • Stress management

  • Workplace conflict

CONFIDENTIALITY & PRIVACY POLICY:

The law protects the relationship between a client and a psychotherapist, and information cannot be disclosed without written permission.

Exceptions include:

  • Suspected  child abuse or dependent adult or elder abuse, for which we are required by law to report to the appropriate authorities immediately.

  • If a client is threatening serious bodily harm to another person, we must notify police and inform the intended victim.

  • If a client intends to harm him or herself, we will make every effort to enlist their cooperation in ensuring their safety. If they do not cooperate, we will take further measures without their permission that are provided to us by law to ensure their safety.