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Sex, Students, & Teachers! 10 Tips to Protect Your Child | Michelle Preston | Orlando Family Counselor

By |March 10th, 2011|Addictions, Adults, Anxiety, Blog, Children, Depression, Family, Hooking Up, Jada Jackson, Parenting, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Relationships, Sexual Abuse, Sexual Addictions, Teens, The Hook Up Mentality, Updates|

10 Tips To Protect Your Child A high school teacher having sex with a teenaged student is the hot topic this week. Once again, a female teacher is accused of seducing a young male student into a sexual relationship. Michelle Preston, a Shawnee Mission High School teacher allegedly established an inappropriate relationship with the student

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Orlando 5th Angriest City | 3 Tips for Anger Control | Orlando Anger Management Counseling Classes

By |March 3rd, 2011|Addictions, Adults, Alcohol, Anger, Anxiety, Blog, Bullying, Children, Depression, Divorce, Divorce, Drug, Hoarding, Pervasive Developmental Disorder, Relationships, Resolve Conflict, Self Harm, Sexual Abuse, Sexual Addictions|

Local news reports the following stories in one day in Central Florida Murder-Suicide: Christopher Durinick, 36, shot and killed his wife Margaret, 37,  and then killed himself. Employee Murders Boss: Rocky T. Christian, 27, fatally shot his boss Nasser Alkattan, 39, after an argument. 8 year old arrested for Aggravated-Assault:  an 8 year old boy

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3 Life Lessons We Can Learn from Addictions & Substance Abuse | Charlie Sheen | Orlando Counselor

By |February 22nd, 2011|Addictions, Adults, Alcohol, Anger, Depression, Divorce, Drug, Laura Bravo, Relationships, Sexual Addictions, Teens|

Famous actor Charlie Sheen has been in the news much in the last several years. Unfortunately, not for his acting. We see in the media a tumultuous personal life which appears to contain alcohol and drug addiction. Mr. Sheen just completed three weeks of substance abuse treatment, and yet still states "I find sobriety boring."

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7 Signs of Addiction | Orlando Addictions Counselor

By |February 21st, 2011|Addictions, Adults, Alcohol, Anxiety, Blog, Drug, Marriage, Sexual Addictions, Teens|

What is Addiction? According to the Mirriam Webster dictionary, "addiction" is defined as "a compulsive need for and use of a habit forming substance characterized by tolerance and by well defined physiological symptoms upon withdrawl." People can be addicted to drugs (prescription or illegal), alcohol, gambling, sex, food, gaming, or nicotine. When does it become

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5 Tips for Coping with Sudden Loss: Boone High School Fatal Accident | Orlando Grief Counseling

By |February 7th, 2011|Alcohol, Drug, EMDR, Grief, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Teens|

Six friends, all current or former Boone High School students swerved off the road yesterday resulting in the deaths of Laura Grant, 17 and her boyfriend Eddie Culbehouse, 19.  Elizabeth Harrison, 18, was critically injured.  Also surviving the crash is Elizabeth’s boyfriend Hershall “Billy” Keeton, age 19, and Connor Geis and Alisa Pelot, both 17

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What is Holiday Eating & Overeating? 5 Symptoms of Over Eating | Orlando Counselor

By |January 12th, 2011|Addictions, Adults, Anxiety, Depression, Eating Disorders, Overeating, Updates|

Can’t resist that extra portion? Have to go through that drive through? Have to eat dessert, or maybe two? Now that the holidays are behind us, many will turn their focus to improving health and shedding unwanted pounds. The average American gains SEVEN pounds between Thanksgiving and New Year’s Eve.  How can you tell the