The Boundaries Group

 Next groups are starting on January 28th, 2019 & March 1st, 2019 — call 314-420-3580 to sign up!  

In your relationships, have you ever felt…

…like you’re carrying more than your share?

…like you’re not being heard?

…attacked or criticized if you voice your needs?

…you take responsibility for someone else’s thoughts and behaviors at your own expense?

…guilty for saying the word ‘no’?

If…

Karissa Curtis, MA, PLPC

Karissa Curtis received her Master’s degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Trevecca Nazarene University in Nashville, Tennessee. She believes people’s pain is holy and sacred ground and that every individual’s story has value. Karissa works with individuals and couples, and she’s passionate about understanding her clients’ struggles and giving them hope for healing and redemption. In coming to counseling, Karissa’s clients …

Helicopter Mode: Who’s It For… Really?

When we love and are committed to our family members, we want to ensure their success and happiness. It’s natural at times, however, that we may feel responsible, or be made to feel responsible, for the failures or unhappiness of those we love. This can include both our children and our spouse. Feelings of responsibility for another person’s emotions and behaviors can drive us into guilt, which may challenge our own personal boundaries. Before you know it, we might …

Care for Caregivers

By Cathy Downen, MA, MA, PLPC

Come to Me, all who are weary and heavy-laden, and I will give you rest. Take My yoke upon you and learn from Me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls.  For My yoke is easy and My burden is light. Matthew 11:28-30, NASB

Karen doesn’t know exactly when she got so tired. When she invited her elderly mother into her home to live with her family, she was optimistic about dealing with the challenges of her mother’s…