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Our Happiness – Our Responsibility

Coral Gables Counseling Center - Wednesday, April 17, 2024

When we look for our happiness, many of us look for it outside of ourselves. We expect it to come from our significant other. We …

Keeping Your Mental Health in Check

Coral Gables Counseling Center - Wednesday, April 10, 2024

In the realm of self-improvement, physical health often is the focus. We hit the gym, watch what we eat, and schedule check-ups to keep our …

Getting What You Want

Coral Gables Counseling Center - Friday, April 05, 2024

There are two steps to getting what you want: 1) Knowing what you want; and 2) Taking intentional steps to get it Both are about …

Embracing Imperfection

Coral Gables Counseling Center - Friday, March 01, 2024

In a world fixated on flawlessness, the pursuit of perfection can feel like an endless race with no finish line in sight. Society and social …

Celebrating Black Psychologists in Mental Health

Coral Gables Counseling Center - Wednesday, February 21, 2024

By Alexis N. Upshaw, RI, MHC Black History Month is upon us and, with February being a month that celebrates love, I want to take …

Life is a Roller Coaster

Coral Gables Counseling Center - Tuesday, February 13, 2024

In a few days, I will turn 50. Many people have been asking me how it feels to turn the big 5-0; honestly, I’m not …

True Self-Love

Coral Gables Counseling Center - Wednesday, February 07, 2024

Yes, self love is gratitude journals, and bubble baths…face masks and lazy Saturdays. It’s also treat yourself days and hanging with the guys/gals. But let’s …

Brushstrokes of Time – The Masterpiece of a Life Lived

Coral Gables Counseling Center - Wednesday, January 24, 2024

As I was getting dressed yesterday, I saw a scar on my body, then another, then another, and another.  And it made me think of …

Embracing a Fresh Start: Successfully Navigating a Career Change in 2024

Coral Gables Counseling Center - Wednesday, January 17, 2024

Welcome to a brand-new year filled with endless possibilities! If you’re considering a career change, now is the perfect time to embrace a fresh start …

Embrace Your 2024 Journey

Coral Gables Counseling Center - Wednesday, January 10, 2024

By Jean Crawford, Certified Life Coach Ah, the new year – sparkly confetti, a time for fresh beginnings, a fresh canvas, and the undeniable pressure …

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