Your wedding day is a beautiful thing. Flowers, friends, family, and that special person you are planning to spend the rest of your life with! Most people enter into a marriage expecting it to last forever. Once a marriage begins, there can be many trials and tribulations…Read Full Post
A marital relationship between two people is one of the most significant relationships a person will have in their lives. Every marriage has its ups and downs, or periods of highs and lows. During the highs, a couple will feel connected, in love, and passionate about one another. During a low period, a couple may be cold, distant, argue frequently, and may even contemplate separating. These stages can be short-term, lasting a few weeks at a time, or can be long-term phases that last years.Read Full Post
Marriage is hard. There’s no denying it. Couples have to work to have the marriage they want, and even if you love your partner wholeheartedly, that isn’t always enough to ensure you’re both happy with your relationship. So how can you grow and maintain a healthy, happy marriage?
At The International Center for the Attainment of Love and Joy, Laurie Grengs works with married couples who are going through the marital problems we all encounter during our years of marriage. Whether it’s the first year, ten years, or 50 years, a marriage is never perfect, and many couples need help identifying the problem areas in their marriage, addressing the problems in a healthy and productive manner, and creating real solutions that will ensure they achieve that marital bliss we all dream of.
If you’re looking for a Coon Rapids, Minnesota marriage counselor who can help you get your marriage on track, Laurie Grengs has the experience and the methods to help.Read Full Post
Laurie Grengs has offered people like you with professional, and helpful psychological services for more than three decades. She has earned a reputation for being an excellent therapist, a compassionate listener, and for facilitating the improved emotional well-being of the people she treats. With decades of experience and training, Laurie has gained insight into a […]Read Full Post
If you are in a married or committed relationship, you likely know that it is hard work to keep your relationship healthy and happy. Laurie Grengs, a licensed psychologist who serves Coon Rapids and other surrounding communities, has the experience and ability to help couples address the issues that are inhibiting fulfillment and happiness and make progress toward, if not resolve completely, achieving a greater level of joy in your relationship. When the issues that affect you are of a sexual nature, it is likely to stir sensitivities and insecurities, making it all the more important to find help from someone who can be impartial but invested in the improvement of your relationship. If you live in the Coon Rapids area, and you think your marriage could benefit from working through intimacy issues, Laurie can help.Read Full Post
When you were young, you were likely bombarded with images about marriage — from watching your parents, grandparents, or other loved ones interact, or when you watch TV or movies. We gather these images over time and develop an expectation of what marriage should be once it is our turn. Often, married couples find that marriage is much more difficult and complicated than they thought it might be. This is extremely common. If you find yourself struggling in your marriage to communicate effectively or feel like there is too much conflict, arguing or suffering, it might be time to reach out for support and guidance from a trained and experienced therapist. Laurie Grengs is a psychologist with more than three decades of experience working with couples to resolve conflict and find greater joy and love that you are looking for.Read Full Post
Laurie Grengs is an excellent marriage counselor with more than thirty five years of experience working closely with couples. If you and your spouse are struggling to connect, are fighting more than you would like, or need help moving forward after a difficult time, Laurie can help. With an office in Coon Rapids, she also serves Blaine, Anoka, and other nearby areas in Minnesota, and she can help you and your partner find new ways to communicate effectively and find joy that is sustainable.Read Full Post
All couples experience problems in their relationship. And it is almost certain that people experiencing relationship issues of different lengths of time and intensity do not have proper training to address their issues with the necessary objectivity. What many of us learn in our childhood, which is that love-everlasting, sometimes conflicts with reality. And when we add to that the learned behavior of avoiding conflict, or attacking problems with anger, we can compound the problems in our relationships. Laurie Grengs provides relationship counseling for couples in the Blaine, Coon Rapids, Spring Lake Park, and Anoka, MN area and will help with these issues by providing objectivity, impartiality, empathy, and a sincere desire to help you get back to a good place in your relationship.Read Full Post
Most people do not intentionally have anger issues, it is usually either a learned trait or a lack of the ability to deal with their feelings. There isn’t just a certain demographic that has anger problems. Rather, people of all ages and all sexes can have anger issues. The International Center for the Attainment of Love and Joy, located in Coon Rapids, MN provides effective Anger Management Help services to Blaine, Anoka, Andover, Ham Lake and the surrounding twin cities area. At our facility it is our goal is to help teach you how to control your emotions and make life more manageable and smooth.
Every person has a right to their feelings, no matter if it is happy, sad, anger or frustration. But many people struggle on how to manage their feelings and express them in an appropriate way that makes your life easy.Read Full Post
At The International Center for the Attainment of Love and Joy, our counseling services center around the search for inner peace and happiness – something that can be difficult to achieve alone. However, this internal search is not merely intended for individual counseling; it’s also our approach for couples’ counseling. By helping couples work through relationship challenges and learn how to confront future obstacles and hardships, we aim to promote inner peace and happiness for both individuals in a relationship so that their communication is healthy and their relationships are given the attention and care they require to be successful. If you’re looking for a couples’ counselor in Coon Rapids, Blaine, Spring Lake Park, Anoka, Andover or Ham Lake, MN, our center can help you build – or rebuild – the relationship you and your partner both want by helping you identify issues in your relationship, build on the positive aspects of your relationship, facilitate improved communication and conflict resolution, and provide you with the tools to make the changes you want to see in your relationship.Read Full Post