When to Choose a Family Therapist?
Do you feel like you and your family are "stuck"? Are you doing things the way you've always done them, but not getting the results you want? Have you had a significant change in your family? Are you or your family members unhappy? A family counselor may be just the right kind of therapist for you.
Reasons to Seek Family Therapy:
- Conflict in the family
- Distance or disconnect between family members
- Stress in major areas of family life such as: moving, job loss, financial stress
- Transition times in the family such as: birth of a child, caring for elderly parents
- Parenting Challenges (parenting your infant, toddler, child, tween, teen, and adult children)
- Special Needs family challenges
- Adoption and attachment issues
- Divorce, dating, remarriage, and step-parenting challenges
- Betrayal in the family
- Addiction in the family
- Illness, grief, or loss
What Do Family Therapists Do?
As impartial, trained observers, family therapists can help you see when family patterns have become obsolete or even destructive. We give families the tools they need to make healthy changes. We listen to and support family members in their efforts to improve their communication styles and their overall relationship satisfaction.
Find The Right Family Therapist For You
Sometimes the primary problem in the family is in the marriage relationship and the couple seeks couples counseling. Other times the couple is doing well, except for the problems they are experiencing within the larger family, making family therapy the best choice. Sometimes acombination of therapies, as in individual therapy plus family therapy, or couples therapy plus parent training is recommended. At First Coast Therapy, our expert family therapists will help you sort out how best to meet your family's therapy needs.
Family Counseling Services In Ponte Vedra, FL
At First Coast Therapy, we have been working with families for more than 20 years. We welcome and respect your family's unique cultural, spiritual, and personal values. We are conveniently located in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fl, between Jacksonville Beach and St. Augustine. Call us!