Resources - The Counseling Center
Therapy - Counseling:
Therapy is sometimes misconstrued as “fixing” someone. In actuality therapy is giving
guidance and skills to people to help them help themselves.
In the Counseling Center this is done, in part with processing through presenting issues verbally. This is just the beginning of treatment. In order to augment
the verbalizations, I use the white board to graphically illustrate what is verbally expressed and then point out solutions to overcome the
At this point I ask the clients to take notes and review what was discussed when they return home. Also to write in their
notebooks thoughts and ideas, conflicts, communication breakdowns and any situations during the week that they would like to present in the
following session. This method assures the clients that everything they have gone through
during the week is brought forth and clairified.
This information allows me to develop a treatment plan
specific to their particular needs.
It is important to know that this not a place of judgement. The clients learn from me and I learn from them. The focus is on how to find solutions to their problems so that they become more centered in their daily
It all works together for good.
The Family Counseling Center is Located in Macungie PA.
Easy access from Route 78, Route 309, Route 100 and Route 29.
For an appointment, Call 610.965-2000