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Counseling In The News

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Counseling In The News

Kristen Bell revealed that she and her husband Dax Shepard get couples counseling regularly -- find out why. Credit: Stefanie Keenan/Getty Images
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Kristen Bell couldn't be happier that she's married to the father of her children, Dax Shepard, but adds that couples therapy isn't something something to be ashamed of.
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Therapy Is For Everyone, Even You April 14, 2015, 12:50 pm
Contrary to popular belief, everybody could use a little therapy. Even after a decade of watching Don of All Dons Tony Soprano put in his weekly couch time, we downplay the importance of mental health and regard talking about your feelings as a sign of weakness. (It's not.) That said, therapy shouldn't be treated like a cure for a problem that stops when the problem is solved. Think of it as ...
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From where we're standing, it looks like Kristen Bell and Dax Shepard have the perfect marriage and family. But like everyone else, the couple constantly works on their marriage in order to...
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A California congresswoman has introduced a House resolution asking all states to ban gay "conversion" therapy. The Stop Harming Our Kids (SHOK) resolution comes after more than 120,000 people signed a petition to the White House decrying the therapy, said Rep. Jackie Speier, California Democrat.  “It’s time to end this ...
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Kristen Bell says she’s happy to “advertise a healthy marriage” by admitting she and husband Dax Shepard have had counseling together.
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Yesterday I became aware of President Obama's push to ban gay conversion therapy for minors. Not long after reading Obama's remarks, my social media newsfeeds began to fill with more support for this ban from Alan Chambers, the former president of Exodus International.
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With all the major, life critical issues taking place in America and around the globe, it is absolutely mind-boggling that President Obama has decided to declare war on so-called "conversion therapy," joining in the battle to outlaw professional counseling for minors struggling with unwanted same-sex attraction or gender identity confusion.
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Group counseling sessions at NC State's counseling center offer students a kind of therapy based on sharing similar experiences, challenges and fears with your peers.
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Breaking taboo March 15, 2015, 7:50 pm
In Saudi Arabia there is said to be a stigma against therapy and counseling for mental health. Being in a therapy profession, however, I need to challenge a few misconceptions about what psychologists do. A key goal of therapy is to facilitate change.
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