Posts Categorized: Anxiety Help

Anger Issue Counselor

Therapist Coon Rapids MNEveryone experiences anger. It is completely normal and at times even necessary. Anger is an adaptive emotional response to experience of hurt, injustice, fear and frustration. Oftentimes, anger inspires a powerful physical response in the body, such as a rush of adrenaline, increased blood pressure, increased heart-rate and fast breathing.

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Therapist North Metro

Laurie Grengs is a licensed therapist who provides excellent counseling services to many people in and around Coon Rapids, MN, where her office is located. If you have been thinking about starting to see a therapist, Laurie is an excellent choice for many reasons. She is not only highly qualified, she is well versed on numerous issues that tend to affect people including depression, anger management, marital problems, child and adolescent issues, substance abuse and trauma.

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Therapeutic Counseling Services

Adolescent Therapist Coon RapidsLaurie Grengs has served her community through her practice of therapeutic counseling for well over thirty-five years. She has helped a great many people find peace and resolution from difficult and complex psychological issues by using her professional training, compassion, and keen insight into the origins of their issues. Laurie understands that the world can impact individuals in sometimes very negative ways, but she also understands how to create positive strategies for you to counteract those negative forces.

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Depression Therapist

Depression CounselerIn her thirty-five years as a licensed, practicing therapist, Laurie Grengs has treated people from Blaine, Anoka, Andover, Coon Rapids, Ham Lake, and many other locations in Minnesota. Laurie offers personalized, individual treatment and specializes on providing therapy for those struggling with depression. Depression can take many forms, manifesting in loss of sleep, sleeping too much, lack of appetite, or increased eating, despair, difficulty concentrating, hopelessness, low self-esteem, and sometimes even, suicidal thoughts and feelings. It may slowly take over your life or hit you instantly. For many, seeking help from a counselor is an enormously difficult step, but it is extremely important. Laurie will immediately make you feel at ease, provide support and compassion and help you take steps forward.

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Addiction Therapy

Free From AddictionAddiction. One of the toughest behavioral aspects that all humans have to deal with on a daily basis. Whether you have an addiction to soda, unhealthy food, sex, alcohol, drugs, or anything else in this world, there is always one constant: addiction. It is extremely difficult to stop your addictive behaviors. As a struggle that individuals should not face alone, it is important that the citizens of Minneapolis, MN are provided with supportive counseling to get them through their addiction. Make 2015 the year that you quit your addiction and turn over a new leaf in your life! Partner with Laurie Grengs, a licensed Psychologist,  and her staff at The International Center for the Attainment of Love and Joy.

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Traumatic Event Therapist

Laurie Grengs is a licensed psychologist whose practice is based in Coon Rapids, MN. For well over thirty years, she has offered help to people who have experienced many different kinds of traumatic events in their lives. While the specific components and characteristics of traumas can vary widely, the human response tends to be somewhat predictable to those traumas. And when you give your trust to Laurie Grengs, the trauma becomes much more treatable.

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Anger Issue Adolescent Counselor

Adolescent CouselerWhen we hold on to anger, it festers within us and threatens to define our relationships with family members and virtually every person we meet who might become close to us. Anger becomes toxic when it is not dealt with properly. When adolescents learn to hold on to anger, the toxicity threatens to become life-long patterns. More immediately, anger can manifest in tense family relations and sometimes even run-ins with the legal system. But even if anger is “only” affecting day-to-day relationships, when it is experienced by adolescents it is important to deal with it properly, caringly, and thoroughly as they are still maturing and their view of the world is limited. Laurie Grengs is a licensed psychologist who offers comprehensive counseling services for adolescents with anger issues. Her practice serves the communities of Coon Rapids, Blaine, Andover, and Ham Lake, Minnesota area and she has 35 years of experience helping adolescents understand their anger and control it better.

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Family Counseling

Coon Rapids Family TherapistLaurie Grengs offers Family Counseling services to the residents of Blaine, Coon Rapids, Spring Lake Park, and Anoka, Minnesota. She has practiced in Coon Rapids, Minnesota, for well over three decades and has built a practice that provides clients compassionate advocacy on behalf of all people who are seeking to find healing from all kinds of interpersonal and psychological issues. More proof of her commitment to help everyone she possibly can is her willingness to work within the context of some of the most difficult issues we can experience: those that originate within the family. Issues that tend to be among the most difficult in the category of family issues are those that stem from the toxicity that some parents introduce into children’s lives. Many parents do not intend to do this, of course, but instead tend to repeat the patterns of their own childhoods in the lives of their own children. Laurie Grengs can help clients understand those patterns and create strategies to work through them and heal.

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Experienced Therapist

Laurie Grengs has spent her entire career helping people of Coon Rapids, MN through a wide variety of personal, psychological, marital, and emotional issues. The world is more complex than it has ever been and this may be making individuals experience greater difficulty. Laurie is available to help us deal with the stresses and traumas […]

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Children’s Therapy

family therapy providerEvery child is different, sees the world in a unique way and has their set of challenges as they grow up. Kids are impressionable and developing both physically and emotionally on their own journey. When a child is struggling, whether it be a battle with test anxiety or bullying at school, or having trouble because of a separation or divorce, getting them help and support can be an important step to help them continue to develop in a healthy way. Laurie Grengs is a highly trained therapist based in Coon Rapids, Minnesota, who serves the communities of Blaine, Coon Rapids, Spring Lake Park, and Anoka, Minnesota. If you have a child who is in need of psychological assessment for any of a variety of presenting issues, or more direct therapeutic support, Laurie Grengs can help. With a proven track-record of helping people of all ages, Laurie’s warm manner and relaxed demeanor connects extremely well with children.

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