Counselling Service Langley

Langley

Counselling Langley contains information about counsellors, psychologists, and therapists in the Langley area. These counsellors, psychologists, and therapists may assist individuals, couples and/or families. As is typical with trained counselling professionals they may vary in their areas of expertise. Many will be able to provide anger management counselling, depression counselling, anxiety counselling, marriage counselling, and trauma counselling.

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Trauma and PTSD Therapy Langley

Trauma Stress Disorder is one type of anxiety that usually starts within the three months of a traumatic incident. It has been reported in rare cases, symptoms of PTSD may only occur after a number of years. Trauma Disorder symptoms may be present for a while, disappear and then return again.

Commonly stress may increase the symptoms, as can reminders of the traumatic incident. Therapists who address Traumatic Stress Disorder generally use one, or a combination of trauma therapies to treat it. Eye movement desensitization and reprocessing is commonly used and can help a person to change their reactions to traumatic memories.

Eating disorder Counselling Langley

People with eating disorders do not eat in harmony with their bodie’s need, people with Anorexia Nervosa eat less than need, while they sufferers binge and then vomiting. They may also do other things to compensate for over-eating, including exercising or fasting. ED NOS combines any combination of the other two conditions.

Therapy for eating disorder depends on the patient. While some people respond well to short term outpatient treatment, others respond better to long-term inpatient treatment. Cognitive behavioral therapy and family therapy are long term treatments that have been proven to be effective, while group therapy, psychodynamic psychotherapies and feminist therapies work for people who will respond well to short term therapy.

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Anxiety Counselling Langley

When life “throws us curve balls”, sometimes it may seems like all hope is lost, but they are not alone! My purpose is to help you maneuver the difficulties surrounding you. Their difficulties or that of your loved ones may manifest as anxiety, depression, hopelessness, self-harm, family conflict or relationship problems. Regardless of the struggles you may be facing, it is important to have support, make new relationships and create new meanings. You can embrace the future with new possibilities and beginnings, and live your best life. As a counsellor, I connect people to their life energy, core values and well-being. Through therapy we can retrace your steps, identify and overcome your root problems.

Men’s Health Counselling Langley

After more than 25 years in counselling Michael Dadson remain more intrigued than ever by opportunities to support positive growth. At key junctures in life’s journey we are confronted with painful experiences that can create the required urgency for needed change.

Michael Dadson draw from a wide variety of therapeutic approaches but also the life experience gained by being a father of 5, experiencing a diverse and enriching career path, as well as overcoming my own share of adversity along the way.

Michael Dadson is able to work with you to develop a realistic plan, providing hope & optimism about the adjustments you need to make, along with resiliency skills you will learn, to help you cope with your challenges and struggles.

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Couple Counselling Langley

Relationships are difficult. Being in it for the long term takes work. Most couples want to know how to make love last a lifetime. For many couples, the thought of participating in couple counselling is almost as frightening as allowing their marriage to fail.

Michael Dadson’s philosophy of practice is to work closely with you so that you accomplish your goals in therapy. Working with you, Michael Dadson provides a combination of narrative, cognitive behavioral therapy, and coaching in order to help you achieve the health and well being that you want to gain.

Depression / Suicidality Counselling Langley

Depression is more than feeling sad once in a while, it is a feeling that is present almost every day, for most of the day, for over a two week or more time period. It can have a negative effect on your relationships, friendships, work, and education.

Since there are so many causes to depression, depending on what causes a specific incidence of depression, a treatment plan can be developed to help the individual deal with his or her emotions.

Michael Dadson can help a person to adapt to life changes that are causing grief, particularly with bereavement or marital issues. Psychodynamic therapy helps a person to find the hidden psychological defenses that cause problems to manifest. If you are looking for a counsellor or psychologist who has training and experience in depression counselling you may contact Michael Dadson and he will suit you best.

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Dissociative Disorders Counselling in langley

Dissociation is a state of psychological disruption. Dissociation resembles psychosis in that it involves a detachment from reality. However, people who are dissociating are often aware of their detachment, while people having psychotic episodes may not be similarly aware. Someone may dissociate in an unconscious effort to protect themselves from overwhelming stress. The main symptom of dissociative disorders is the fact that it alters a person’s sense of identity, consciousness or memory.

A wide range of therapies are used for dissociative disorders. It involves the client talking to the therapist about his or her condition and related issues. Michael Dadson will help the client understand the causes of the condition and finding coping strategies to cope with stressful situations.

If you are looking for a counsellor or psychologist who offers dissociative disorders therapy to address your symptoms, you may contact Michael Dadson, he will suit you best.

Mood Disorders Counselling in langley

If you continue to feel down, tearful or irritable, regardless of what is occurring in your life, that’s a sign something is out of balance. It may be depression or mood disorders. Mood Disorder can sap your energy, motivation, and ability to experience joy, satisfaction. You may find yourself more impatient, quicker to anger, and quicker to break down in tears or exhaustion.

Michael Dadson will diagnosing and treating mental illnesses and can prescribe medication and use counseling to support recovery. Michael Dadson is a Registered or certified counselor and he is serving in BC.

If you are looking for a counselor or psychologist who has training and experience in depression counseling you may contact Michael Dadson and he will suit you best.

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Obsessive Compulsive Counselling in langley

As per media, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder has become quite well known. Most people diagnosed with Obsessive Compulsive Disorder report childhood onset of symptoms, which could lead to a range of ongoing anxiety disorders. A person can develop a range of compulsions or obsessions. Someone who has Obsessive Compulsive Disorder will repeatedly check on things, obsessively wash their hands or clean their homes excessively.

Michael Dadson’s cognitive behavioural therapy offers a great range of techniques to assist people with Obsessive Compulsive Disorder. This technique teaches a person with OCD to gradually learn to tolerate the anxieties caused by not continuing the rituals.

If you are looking for a counselor or psychologist who offers Obsessive Compulsive Disorder to help with your repetitive, then you may contact Michael Dadson, who will suit you best.

Stress Counselling in langley

Most of us strive to feel purposeful, connected with others, and confident in ourselves. And yet, sometimes we encounter obstacles that leave us feeling stuck or isolated. If you are feeling like this, you are not alone. On our own, these experiences can feel very confusing, but emotions give us important information about what we need and want, and how to get there.

Michael Dadson works with people to address a range of issues including anxiety, depression, stress, chronic pain, self-injury, and trauma-related conditions. Michael Dadson collaborates with clients to build an environment of safety, curiosity, and non-judgment in which to explore their inner and social worlds and engage more fully in life.

If you are looking for a counselor or psychologist who will help you manage stress more effectively you may contact Michael Dadson, who will suit you best.

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Coping Skills Counselling in langley

People seek therapy for a wide range of concerns. Struggles with anxiety, depression, loneliness, or a lack of fulfillment, unmet needs in a relationship, coping with loss or grief, job related stress, Michael dadson focusing in the area of coping skills covers like Stress management, Anger management, Abuse recovery, Post-traumatic stress disorder, Depression therapy and Grief and loss therapy.

Michael Dadson’s cognitive behavioural therapy offers a great range of techniques to assist people with Obsessive Compulsive Disorder. This technique teaches a person with OCD to gradually learn to tolerate the anxieties caused by not continuing the rituals.

In all these situations, Michael Dadson seeks always to respect each person’s uniqueness, understanding that each of us are a different person, made up of body, mind and spirit.

Adjustment Issues in langley

adjustment issues start at a young age and can result in serious interpersonal problems at home and at school. It can affect the whole family, as well as friends and teachers. Teens today face incredible challenges and as parents it can be difficult to keep up with decisions healthy communication. At the same time, some parents are becoming less engaged with their children, while others are over-involved. If your child is acting out and rebellious, you have lost control and it is time to get counselling.

Michael Dadson provides a professional, yet safe and nurturing environment for teens to explore their issues and to help teens get back on track. If you are looking for a counselor or psychologist who offers youth counseling to address your child’s teen adjustment issues you may contact Michael Dadson whose approach will suit you best.

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Developmental Attachment Injury counseling in langley

As with adults, every child has a different way of dealing with similar circumstances or events. Not every person who experiences the same. but trauma can result in a variety of symptoms like nightmares, bedwetting, anxiety, depression, disdain for authority, poor grades, mood swings, substance abuse, and self-harm.

Michael Dadson will usually work with the child on a one-on-one basis to help the child restructure negative thoughts. Family counseling is a great way for the family to find common ground.

If you are looking for a counselor or psychologist with specialized traing in trauma counseling for children you may contact Michael Dadson whose approach will suit you best.

Life Transitions counselling in langley

Life Transitions, it’s natural to feel anxious, confused, unsettled and fatigued, no matter how you have looked forward to a change. periods of transitions, it’s common for emotions from some of your past experiences to be triggered, which can make the current situation feel so much worse. Transition counseling can help you deal with your life changes and emotions. You may even be able to push past your self-imposed limits to broaden your horizons and find a strong new you.

If you are looking for a counselor or psychologist who addresses transitions, you may contact Michael Dadson whose approach will suit you best.

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Father/Child Relationship counselling in langley

parents that we realize just how daunting a task we have to raise a human being. However, long months of precious little sleep and caring for a helpless infant who can’t verbalize their needs in language we understand can take its toll on the strongest of people.

Of course, most parents don’t have the luxury to spend every waking moment. Michael Dadson can help parents to better cope with this daunting tasks by learning how to deal with outside influences, and how to cope with the demands of a young child or a teenager.

If you are looking for a counselor or psychologist who offers family counseling to address your parenting issues, you may contact Michael Dadson whose approach will suit you best.

Peer Relationship counselling in langley

Before a relationship between individuals can begin to be understood, it is important to recognize and acknowledge that each person, including the counselor. A tenet of relationship counseling is that it is intrinsically beneficial for all the participants to interact with each other and with society at large with optimal amounts of conflict. Most relationships will get strained at some time, resulting in a failure to function optimally and produce self-reinforcing, maladaptive patterns.

Michael Dadson dedicated to helping my clients deal with their difficult experiences and struggles in life. Michael Dadson draw from a variety of techniques including Cognitive Behavioural Therapy

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Relationship Issues counselling in langley

Entering into a relationship means merging your life with another person, understanding his or her. people are increasingly challenged by marriage and relationship issues nowadays. o how can we bridge the gap to understanding our partners better and enjoying romantic bliss?

Michael Dadson does not necessarily believe that all marriages can be salvaged, but counselling can often help even some of the most challenged relationships. The couple will discover again why they fell in love and what they can do to get back

If you are looking for a counselor or psychologist who works with couples you may contact Michael Dadson whose approach will suit you best.

Self Esteem counselling in langley

Michael Dadson’s basic sense of worth determines how well we are able to deal with situations and how well we perform in the family, at school, at work and in life. On the contrary, a negative self image can lead to social anxiety, loneliness, self-criticism, shame and even anger. A person with low self-esteem often feels isolated.

Michael Dadson can help a person come to terms with self-esteem issues. I will help identify the causes of self-esteem issues and help the individual to regain control over circumstances through goal-directed therapy.

If you are looking for a counsellor or psychologist who offers goal-directed therapy to address your self-esteem issues, you may contact Michael Dadson whose approach will suit you best.

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Men’s Issues counselling in langley

Men were defined as warriors who were responsible for providing and protecting their families, tribes and communities. However, modern psychology has rediscovered the differences between men and women and the role of male emotions, relationship dynamics and behaviour in men’s issues.

Men often asking for help as shameful or a sign of weakness. Michael Dadson’s men’s issues therapy designed for men to vocally express their problems, in individual counselling, couples counselling or group therapy settings.

If you are looking for a counsellor or psychologist who offers men’s issues to help with your stress and related issues you may contact Michael Dadson whose approach will suit you best.

Spiritual Distress counselling in langley

In Spiritual Counselling, the word spirit refers to the essence of living. Some people see spirituality set of rituals or traditions, while others follow a different faith. it means they are handed down from previous generations, or in some cases, people are drawn to a religion.

Spiritual Counselling is like a person’s personal well-being and that of other people. Michael Dadson uses spiritual counseling to help clients to connect with their own spiritual beliefs and communities.

If you are looking for a counsellor or psychologist who offers spiritual therapy, you may contact Michael Dadson whose approach will suit you best.

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