JUNE 4, 2020

MARRIAGE

GUESTS:

  • Cindy Morris, LPC, The Woodlands Christian Counseling Center, Inc.

  • Christine Slinkard, Director of Guest Services, StoneBridge Church

  • Dr. Michael Smalley, Author, Speaker and Co-founder of Smalley Institute

EXCERPTS:

13:41 We need to get to the fuel that energizes the conflict.

14:00 The four reasons couples divorce.

25:33 Men feel controlled and disrespected; women feel rejected and disconnected.

29:21 When our relationship with the Lord is good, that changes our relationship with our spouse for the better.

33:54 When we get upset, we have to remember we have control over how we react.

36:14 When we get our buttons push we escalate, avoid/shut down, dishonor, or have negative beliefs.

47:46 We change over time and sometimes we need help adjusting to that. We should never be afraid to see a counselor.

50:09 Know you can change and that God is in your corner!

MAY 28, 2020

MENTAL HEALTH & SOCIAL MEDIA

GUESTS:

  • Caeli Condit
  • Bill Jack Davis, Licensed Therapist, The Bridge Counseling Center
  • Sherry Burkhard, Executive Director Mosaics of Mercy

EXCERPTS:

19:18 There are many pieces that we put together for healing, not just one thing.

25:20 Statistics show that in 9th grade you begin wanting affirmation the most from your peers.

Click HERE for part 2 of tonight’s discussion.

MAY 21, 2020

SUICIDE AND DEPRESSION

GUESTS:

  • Eric Bocciardi
  • Adam Bertoch, Chemical Dependency Counselor and Marriage and Family Therapist, On The Mend Counseling
  • Kate Turner, MA, Licensed Professional Counselor, Kate Turner Counseling

EXCERPTS:

27:19 Interrupt the lies loop…find a way to shine truth on the lies

31:10 Try not to let the pain you are feeling to transfer into an action that needs to be done.

37:24 Holding stuff in is like holding a beach ball underwater and pretty soon it will pop out. You can’t hold it under forever. It’s so important to have people we trust and know love us to talk to.

Click HERE for part 2 of tonight’s discussion.

MAY 14, 2020

CREATING  A HEALTHY HOME ENVIRONMENT

GUEST:

  • Cheryl Butler, Licensed Professional Counselor, LPC-S, True North

TOPICS:

  • How to create order
  • How to establish routines
  • How to get kids to do chores
  • How to have healthy conflict resolution
  • How to have a peaceful home environment where everyone can thrive

EXCERPTS:

27:19 Interrupt the lies loop…find a way to shine truth on the lies

31:10 Try not to let the pain you are feeling to transfer into an action that needs to be done.

37:24 Holding stuff in is like holding a beach ball underwater and pretty soon it will pop out. You can’t hold it under forever. It’s so important to have people we trust and know love us to talk to.

MAY 7, 2020

DEPRESSION & ANXIETY IN TEENS

GUEST:

  • Tessa Stuckey, Licensed Professional Counselor, Woodlands Family Institute

TOPICS:

  • Effects of social media and how to protect kids from the negative aspects of it
  • Tips to spotting depression and anxiety in our kids and teens
  • How to engage with kids and teens who have a hard time talking about tough issues
  • Other parenting issues brought on by the Covid-19 quarantine

EXCERPTS:

48:26  Just hang out with your kid and then conversation will come.