Posts Categorized: Family Therapy

North Metro Family Therapist

Family Therapist Blaine Every family is completely unique, and that means that every family has its own specific set of challenges. These can be challenges between siblings, challenges between parents and children, challenges within the entire family unit, and more. The most important thing to remember when dealing with family issues is that at the end of the day, you all want the same thing; to be a happy, functional, and communicative family. At The International Center for the Attainment of Love and Joy, Laurie Grengs focuses on helping promote growth within families through counseling that helps everyone talk through their individual and group challenges. If you’re looking for a Coon Rapids, Blaine, Anoka or Andover, MN family therapist, look no further. Laurie can tackle a range of family struggles, from behavioral issues to managing grief.

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Finding A Healthy Balance in Life

Therapy MNFor a multitude of reasons our lives are more stressful than ever and the pressure is likely greater than it has ever been to produce and succeed. The rate of heart attacks caused by stress among adults is once again growing. The patterns of our lives that develop over time perpetuate a mentality that we must always produce something in order to avoid job loss or gain a promotion or, more generally, succeed.

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Individual Therapy Sessions MN

Therapist BlaineLaurie Grengs has offered individual therapy to those in Coon Rapids, Anoka and Blaine, MN for close to forty years. She has gained a reputation for providing excellent care and facilitating the healing of her patients from all types of psychological origins. During her career, Laurie has gained insight into many psychological issues that are faced by so many of us. If you think that you are more likely to benefit from the one-on-one attention of Individual Therapy, it may help to know that Laurie has expertise in the following areas:

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Depression Counseling Blaine

Depression Therapist Coon RapidsDeciding to seek the help of a qualified counselor when you believe you may be suffering from depression can feel like a big step. If you live in Blaine, Coon Rapids, Anoka, Andover, or any number of other nearby locations in Minnesota, seeking the help of therapist Laurie Grengs can make this step feel smaller. Laurie has been practicing counseling in Coon Rapids for more than thirty years. In that time, she has helped many people through mild to severe depression. She is known for providing care with empathy and deep insight and can help you get your life back.

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Anger Management Classes

Therapist Coon RapidsIf you have issues with anger and want to take steps to improve your situation, find balance, and work to understand and control your emotions, consider reaching out to Laurie Grengs for more information on her Anger Management Classes. Our staff is equipped to help you, whether you are taking the initiative to improve your response to anger or if you have been directed to do so. We will be happy to provide you with more information about how we can help you better manage your anger so that you can improve your relationships and your quality of life. Laurie’s office is conveniently located in Blaine, MN.

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Couples Counseling Coon Rapids

Minneapolis Couples CounselingOn your wedding day, with your whole life in front of you, it is easy to think that your life will be a fairy tale. After all, you’ve found the love of your life and the two of you can conquer any problems that arise. What is hard to see on that magical day is that life can present unexpected challenges and, over time, people and priorities can change and communication can be unexpectedly strained for long periods of time. Marriage is hard work and sometimes you need to focus on it and work to reconnect. If you find yourself frustrated with your spouse, or uncertain about your future, it may be time to begin couples counseling to help you and your spouse get back on the same page. Laurie Grengs is a psychologist with more than thirty years of experience helping couples in the Blaine, Coon Rapids, Anoka and Andover area find their way back to each other.

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Children’s Therapy Blaine

Blaine, Coon RapidsChildren’s therapy is a process that has many different hats. There are so many different stages of development for children that it’s almost hard to put a label on children in general. From infancy to young adulthood, the various states of child development are very broad. As each child grows, their experiences and influences help to cultivate who they are. So when something traumatic or tragic happens, it can greatly affect who they are as a person. At The International Center for the Attainment of Love and Joy, we provide child therapy for all stages of child development. Our psychologist, Laurie Grengs, works with children to help open the lines of communication and understandingg.

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Substance Abuse Counselor Coon Rapids

Substance Abuse CouselerLaurie Grengs’ experience as a counselor is steeped in knowledge, wisdom and compassion. Moreover, it is characterized by her ability to provide practical strategies that actually work to the benefit of the people she helps. Substance abuse is one of the areas of expertise that Laurie Grengs has developed in her career, which dates back more than three and a half decades. If you are trying to gain control over a substance abuse issue and you live near her Coon Rapids office, you should consider reaching out and making an appointment. Laurie Grengs and The International Center for the Attainment of Love and Joy can help you every step of the way.

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Experienced Therapist Coon Rapids

Individual or CouplesWith nearly four decades’ worth of experience as a counselor, Laurie Grengs has helped countless people in the Coon Rapids area get through a wide variety of psychological issues, from making sense of complicated family issues to healing from major trauma. If you have been searching for a therapist to help you with something that you have been struggling with, partnering with Laurie can help you navigate this issue by finding the root of the problem and developing strategies for managing it.

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Therapist for Adolescents

Therapist Coon Rapids MNFinding a mental health provider for young adults can be challenging. Oftentimes during the teenage years it is easy for adolescents to shut down and not want to communicate. Sometimes they may feel vulnerable and uncomfortable talking to their family, or maybe it is beneficial for each family member to seek individual therapy after a traumatic event. Whatever the case may be, at The International Center for the Attainment of Love and Joy we understand the importance and difficulties that adolescents and young adults face. No matter what the age group is, we know that each person has a unique situation and that these age groups experience certain things due to chemical and biological changes. By understanding the changes that children and young adults go through, we can better help them with their needs, understand themselves, and help them overcome future challenges easier by giving them the necessary tools.

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