Tips to Avoid Common Blended Family Issues

Blended families are common, but they aren't easy. It takes about two to five years of intentionality for a blended family to get established. Also, statistics can be incredibly daunting for any blended family; between 60 and 73 percent of all marriages involving children from a previous relationship ultimately fail according to research. But there's good news, too. There are steps you and your…

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Top 3 Reasons People Why People Avoid Family Counseling

Conflict is inevitable, even in the healthiest families. In times of struggle, counseling can provide families with a safe environment to express feelings, learn communication skills, and build stronger connections. While family counseling offers so many benefits, some families face obstacles that can ultimately prevent them from seeking help. Here are the top three reasons why families avoid counseling. Reason #1: “Family counseling doesn’t…

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