Online Therapy Articles at Complete Counseling Solutions Come read articles on online therapy written by our group of therapists. en-us 2007-2018 Complete Counseling Solutions Sun, 25 Feb 2018 18:53:29 MST 5 Stages of Grief Grief is a very personal experience, and is as unique as the individual who is grieving. Elisabeth Kubler-Ross wrote On Death and Dying in 1969, providing a framework for helping terminally ill patients deal with their impeding deaths. She described 5 stages of grief, which are applicable to not onl Wed, 27 Oct 2010 18:11:09 MST How do you relax? It does not matter who someone is, what kind of job they have or what kind of home life they have, everyone needs to take time out for themselves. Even someone with a stressful job who enjoys their work needs to take some time out for their selves to do something different. Life, at times, can get t Mon, 25 Jan 2010 12:21:16 MST What is paranoia? Whether it was 2000 BC, or today, paranoia is something that seems to remain strong in humans. This is not to say that everyone is extremely paranoid, but it is something that seems to exist in everyone, to some degree. The difference comes in with how paranoid a person is, as well as why they feel Fri, 4 Dec 2009 08:08:37 MST Do women handle stress better than men? Do women handle stress better than men? This is a question that has been asked for a very long time. Some believe that women do handle stress better, because they are more emotional. In fact, it was believed that women did not suffer from as much stress as men because they let it out, or released th Mon, 30 Nov 2009 09:35:46 MST What should women do when life gets overwhelming? Everyone has their own view on life. On the one extreme, there are those who are overly optimistic to the point where it seems like nothing can bring them down. On the other extreme, there are those who seem to be ridiculously pessimistic. In between these two extremes, there are those who seem to n Mon, 23 Nov 2009 11:26:23 MST What drives someone to substance abuse? When the topic of substance abuse comes up, most will start talking about what initiatives families and doctors have taken in order to help with a problem that has gotten out of hand. What most seem to focus on is what to do after the problem is firmly cemented in place; instead of looking at what c Thu, 19 Nov 2009 08:14:16 MST Is medication a quick fix for your mood? In today’s world with all the new technology and the latest treatments, one can become to comfortable with the idea that there is an instant cure for everything. Many will make the mistake of believing that the effort is no longer necessary, as there are other things one can take or do that will ma Mon, 16 Nov 2009 12:00:33 MST How does an overbearing mom affect her son? When talking about how a person develops and grows into the adult they eventually become, many things have to be taken into account; aspects that have a large affect on how a person develops mentally and emotionally. Their morals, values and views on life will also be greatly affected by those they Thu, 12 Nov 2009 10:02:43 MST How do you know if you are making the right decision? Life can be enjoyable, but it can be a real annoyance as well. A person’s life is lived and experienced by the choices that the individual makes each day. Many of these choices or decisions will be mistakes, but many of them will be the right ones too. Some choices in life seem sensible and easy to Mon, 9 Nov 2009 09:44:25 MST Chill: A little stress may help you live longer Here's a statement you never hear: "I'm so stressed out — it's awesome!" But the fact is, certain pressure-filled situations — say, the occasional public-speaking gig or cramming for an exam — can be good for your health. "There are good and bad types of stress. The Sat, 7 Nov 2009 07:14:24 MST