Monthly Archives: September 2016

Licensed Psychologist MN

Licensed Psychologist MNLaurie Grengs is a licensed psychologist and founder of the International Center for the Attainment of Love and Joy. She offers a wide array of psychological and mental health services for the people of Minnesota.  She has provided psychological services for more than thirty-five years and is important part of the fabric of the Coon Rapids area and surrounding communities in Minnesota.

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Anger Management Counseling Ham Lake, Minnesota

Anger Management Counseling Ham Lake, MinnesotaNot dealing with our anger is toxic to all of us.  We convince ourselves that the person we’re angry at deserves it, so we insist on experiencing it.  What we tend to forget is that anger, when not processed well, eats us from the inside out.  Holding on to anger is like drinking poison and expecting the other person to die. The wisdom of that thought is that anger is poisonous to us, and if we don’t deal with it in a healthy way, it can do more damage to us than it is worth.  Laurie Grengs, a highly experienced counselor and therapist serving the Ham Lake, MN, is affiliated with the International Center for the Attainment of Love and Joy. She can help you understand your anger and process it in a healthier way.

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Private Counseling Coon Rapids

Private Counseling Coon RapidsWe live in an age when it is no longer a luxury to enlist the services of a private counselor, but is often a necessity.  As our species has gained greater access to information and understanding, the problems that arise as a result of that acquisition have increased in frequency and severity.  In a parallel to an economic market responding to customer demand, so to has the profession of counseling responded to our collective need for greater insight.  Laurie Grengs has devoted her practice and her career to private counseling services in the Coon Rapids, MN area.

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Executive Coaching Services MN

Executive Coaching Services MNLaurie Grengs is a trusted and highly experienced psychologist based in Coon Rapids, MN.  For more than thirty-five years, she has provided a wide range of psychological and therapeutic services to many members of her community.  Laurie Grengs’ work has been aimed at helping individuals optimize their performance in life.  Work is a predominant part of life.  So, if we address the various aspects of our lives, and work on creating the best possible conditions to thrive in all of them, it stands to reason that all other aspects will be positively affected by that work.  Laurie Grengs’ approach to Executive Coaching, therefore, requires a deep understanding of human nature and human behavior.  As a business owner herself, she can also lend insight to the specifics of running a business and ensuring that your business is operating at full capacity.

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Couples Counselor Ham Lake, MN

Couples Counselor Ham Lake, MNEven the most stable of marriages experience periodic turmoil or at least prolonged disagreement.  Marriages that are not so healthy go through difficulty more often and likely with more intensity.  It is almost certain that people experiencing marital problems of varying duration and intensity have not been trained to respond to those problems—we live in a society that values the fairytale more than the realities of relationships, and we tend to avoid conflict, rather than confronting it head-on.  The good news for people in need of marriage counseling is that there are professionals like Laurie Grengs, who is based in Coon Rapids and also serves Ham Lake, MN, who have the training and wisdom to share with people who are less well prepared for the realities of marriage when the fairytale begins to show its limitations.

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Life Coach Blaine, Minnesota

Life Coach Blaine, MinnesotaFor more than thirty-five years, Laurie Grengs has served the communities around Coon Rapids and Blaine, MN, with insightful and affirming counseling services.  As a psychologist with exceptional training and a proven track record of helping those who have sought her support, Laurie Grengs has improved the lives of countless Minnesotans.  One area that has evolved in her practice is the category of life coaching, which Laurie has provided with excellence.  As a result, the people who have taken advantage of her life coaching skills have maximized more of their potential.

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Trauma Counseling MN

Trauma Counseling MNEvery person experiences trauma differently.  There are common descriptions of our experience with trauma, of course, but there can be no duplicating the experience.  The individuality of the person who experiences trauma determines that the trauma itself is unique to that person.  Making sense of the unique experience of trauma, therefore, requires special skills and deep knowledge.  Laurie Grengs of Coon Rapids, MN, is especially well qualified and has demonstrated her depth of knowledge of how to provide treatment for people who have experienced trauma for more than thirty-five years.

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Experienced Counselor Coon Rapids, MN

Experienced Counselor Coon Rapids, MNLaurie Grengs is one of the most experienced and qualified counselors serving the Greater Minneapolis/St. Paul area.  Her practice is based in Coon Rapids, MN.  Her many years of experience—more than thirty-five years—have allowed her to help countless people with a myriad of personal and psychological issues.  Laurie Grengs has a private office that encourages trust and confidentiality, and which encourages her patients’ healing.

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Substance Abuse Counseling Anoka MN

Substance Abuse Counseling Anoka MN“Substance abuse ruins lives” is a truism in the most literal sense of the term—it is an obvious point that adds no new information to our understanding of the issue.  Fortunately, though, we don’t have to rely on truisms to help us with the problems that affect our lives.  And in the case of substance abuse, we are fortunate to have qualified psychologists like Laurie Grengs to lend insight that can lead to progress with our most difficult substance abuse issues.  If substance abuse is affecting your life in any way, consider seeking treatment from Laurie Grengs and The International Center for the Attainment of Love and Joy.  Laurie Grengs practice is based in Coon Rapids, Minnesota, and also serves Anoka, MN, and she oversees the International Center for the Attainment of Love and Joy.

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Depression Therapist Ham Lake MN

Depression Therapist Ham Lake MNPeople are more aware than ever that depression is a legitimate illness, not a weakness of the mind or an inability to cope.  It is as legitimate an illness as the flu.  But even though there’s more awareness of the legitimacy of depression as an illness, there is still a persistent belief that depression is a form of deep sadness or a choice an individual makes to feel lousy.  And there are those of us who lose patience with depressed people because we erroneously believe that the depressed person could simply decide to feel differently.  Laurie Grengs, a depression therapist who serves Ham Lake, MN, understands better.  She has treated a great many people for depression in her thirty five years of providing treatment.

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