Author Archives: vcrispcounseling

Counseling in the New Year

2015  An Invitation To Counseling Welcome 2015 and all of you who read this post today!   Oh the phrase, “Happy New Years!!” Yet for so many, the year doesn’t feel happy or hopeful. For others, the idea of starting fresh is inspiring and exciting. For the one who does not feel positive about the new […]

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The Inner Critic

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The Inner Critic Healing for Girls and Women Oh the voice that berates us everyday, you know that voice. The one that says something like this…. “You are not doing that right.” “You were not nice enough to her, you should go back and tell her sorry.” “If you would just try harder it would get […]

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Healing The Parts

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Healing The Parts In our inner being there is a light, it holds the spirit, compassion, curiosity, clarity, kindness, courage, love, and all things good and whole. It’s the image of God, and it guides us. As believers, we call this the Holy Spirit, others may call this the core, true self, inner light. When life brings […]

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Making a House a Home

Just Moved In Making a House a Home My husband and I just moved into our own home this summer!!! What an exciting and exhausting time. We went through many emotions as we settled into our Weaverville home. Moving can be a very stressful time for children and even teens. We become attached to our […]

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Back To School Tips

Back to School Top 5 Tips From Asheville Therapist to Get Your  Family Back in Routine: Let’s face it, trying to get back on the school schedule is challenging for you and your kids. Routinely, I am talking with families about how important it is to use a balanced structure at home. As a child counselor in […]

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Christian Podcasts for the Soul

Christian Podcasts for the Soul As a Christian counselor here in the beautiful mountains of Asheville, NC I find myself searching for resources that will fill my soul with God’s love and peace.  For many, trying to interpret and understand the scriptures can be a challenge, but friends take joy in the journey of growing closer to […]

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Play Therapy Asheville, NC

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Play Therapy Asheville, NC  How Is Play REALLY Helping My Child? You are taking your child to see a therapist and you leave the session asking yourself, “How is creating art and playing with toys really helping my child?” This is a valid question and one that deserves an answer. Young children best communicate to others […]

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Counseling for College Students

College Students Home For Summer: It’s Just Not The Same For many parents, their first year college-aged child will come home for the  summer. A year of being gone, and now they will return to Asheville, NC…. They have a new found independence and they are experiencing adulthood. With this change a host of thoughts […]

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DISCOUNT ON SUMMER SESSIONS!

DISCOUNT ON SUMMER SESSIONS!

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Parenting Support

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Parenting Support HELP for PARENTS Mastering Their Skills!! You are the expert of yourself and family yet there are times in life it’s worth seeking professional support. Let’s face it, being a parent is the bravest commitment one can make. You give your heart and soul to your children and they light up your world. […]

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