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Counselor / Therapist in West Hartford, CT

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Lori Carpenos, LMFT

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I will help you access your natural well-being to improve your experience of life and your relationships. My approach to counseling is educational and I will provide many resources to deepen your understanding. This approach, referred to as "health realization," guides clients/students toward insights since positive and sustainable change occurs automatically through insight. There is no need to practice techniques or strategies. Insights last a lifetime and help you to bounce back quicker from difficult situations regardless of your situation or circumstances.
Bio
I have been a practicing, licensed therapist since 1985 when I obtained my license after graduate school. I have worked in clinics and hospitals before transitioning to a full time private practice in 1994. I have coauthored a book for relationships: "The Secret of Love: Unlock the Mystery, Unleash the Magic." It will be available in 2017. "It's an Inside-Out World" is currently available through Amazon for pre-teens, and I coauthored, "Healthy Thinking, Feeling Doing," a 7th grade curriculum for Safer Society Press.
Practice Areas
 Counseling / Therapy  Depression  Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
 Addiction / Drug Rehab  Divorce  Online / Phone / Skype Therapy
 Adolescents  Eating Disorders  Pre and Postpartum Mental Health
 Anger Management  Educational Therapy  Premarital Counseling
 Anxiety and Panic  Grief and Loss  Relationship Issues
 Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)  Group Therapy  Self Esteem Issues
 Body Image Issues  Life and Wellness Coaching  Seniors and Elder Care Issues
 Caregiver Issues  Life Transitions  Stress Management
 Children's Counseling  Loneliness  Trauma and PTSD
 Chronic Illness  Marriage & Family Therapy  Women's Issues
 Couples Therapy  Marriage Counseling  Work and Career Issues
Certifications
 Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT)
Education/Training
Post Masters training with Dr. George Pransky, author of "The Relationship Handbook"
Payments Accepted
Cash, check, credit card -- accepting Anthem BC/BS and Aetna but you need to have a diagnosis to use insurance benefits; we can provide that for you if you want to go through your insurance company.
Hours:10-8:00pm
Cost/Session:$120 per hr. with sliding scale avail. before 5:00
License:Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist since 1994
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