Teens

Are Male Teen Athletes more likely to Abuse Girlfriends | University of Pittsburgh Study | Orlando Counselor Jim West

Are Male Teen Athletes more likely to Abuse Girlfriends | University of Pittsburgh Study | Orlando Counselor Jim West.

Violent sports and dating abuse documented among college athletes and the this study sought out to see if there was the same correlation with high school athletes and the results were very interesting.  The study looked […]

4 Sports Psychology Tips to Empower your Child or Teen through Athletics | Orlando Lake Mary Certified Sports Counselor

4 Sports Psychology Tips to Empower your Child or Teenager through Athletics – by Total Life Counseling Centers Certified Sports Counselor By Julie Russell, MSCP, LPC, NCC, PLMHC providing coaching and counseling in Orlando FL, Lake Mary, Florida Sport Counseling

Just participating in sports does not automatically foster positive growth in children. Many factors play a […]

Cory Montieth from Glee dies | How often do addicts relapse | Orlando Addictions Counselor

Cory Monteith star of Glee dies at the age of 31 and many suspect he lost his battle against addiction and relapsed. Many family members of those struggling with addiction wonder how many times a person struggling with addiction relapses before they walk away from addiction for good! Below are statistics about how addiction […]

Four Things Daughters Need from their Fathers | Tips for Dads | Orlando Counselor

Four Things Daughters Need from their Fathers | Tips for Dads | Orlando Counselor  on Father-Daughter Relationships by Total Life Counseling Center therapists with offices in East Orlando, Southwest Orlando, Lake Mary, Winter Park, and Clermont Florida

We often see celebrity father/daughters relationships that are both good and bad! From the outside looking in, it appears […]

Do Most Sexual Abuse Survivors Lose their Childhood | Amanda Perry, Michelle Knight, & Gina DeJesus | Dana West, LCSW Orlando Abuse Counselor

Do Most Sexual Abuse Survivors Lose their Childhood | Amanda Perry, Michelle Knight, & Gina DeJesus | Dana West, LCSW Orlando Sexual Abuse Counselor

Darkness into Light

Fleeing from the pits of darkness, Amanda Perry, 27, escaped from being held hostage for over a decade.  She called 911 at a neighbor’s house and found freedom after […]

Instagram Beauty Pageants | Teen Girls Self-Esteem | Toddlers & Tiaras | Tips for Parents

Instagram Beauty Pageants | Teen Girls Self-Esteem | Toddlers & Tiaras | Tips for Parents

From Toddlers and Tiaras to Instagram Beauty Pageants, young girls are throwing themselves onto the merciless stage of judgment, comparisons, criticism and pain.

According to an ABC News report, “Among the hottest activities on social media these days is Instagram’s beauty […]