Our team of experienced and diverse professionals can support you through a variety of counseling and education services.
Impactful change occurs when people come together to work through issues faced as a family. Relationship conflict, stress, abuse, separation, recent crisis, trauma, loss of a loved one, and anxiety and depression in one or more family members are common issues addressed through family therapy.
Our therapists help individuals suffering from grief, stress, anxiety, depression, emotional dysregulation, anger issues, insecurity, addictions, poor relationship patterns and other issues to develop the best path forward to restore health, confidence and relationships.
Strengthening communication and intimacy, reducing conflict, breaking patterns, addressing infidelity, dealing with addiction, making key life and financial decisions, and parenting support, are just a few of the ways a marriage counselor can assist couples with restoring security, comfort and happiness in their marriage.
Teens and Young Adults
In the teen and young adult years, positive and authentic life improvements can come quickly with expert guidance, insight, and inspiration. A licensed therapist can help you and your teen address relationship issues, schooling/career decisions, self-concept, anxiety and depression, self-harm, addiction, stress, grief, anger management, healing from trauma.
Play Therapy (ages 3 and up)
Using a designed playroom and unique interventions, a specially trained play therapist can delve into the child’s natural world of play to assist them in a non-threatening way with things like problem solving, calming down, finding better ways to express emotions, cooperation, and working through stress responses to separation, abuse or trauma.
Parenting education and support – classes and private consultation
Education on child development, family dynamics, and effective parenting techniques come together in our parenting support services. Our experienced, qualified educators assist clients with marital conflict over parenting, co-parenting after divorce, step- and blended-family issues; as well as reducing arguing, whining, tantrums, acting out, and chaos, and strengthening listening, cooperation, self-control, and problem-solving in the home.
Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) and Trauma Therapy
Stress reactions to trauma can include flashbacks, sleep disruption and nightmares, fear and panic, anger or violent outbursts, difficulty concentrating or day-to-day functioning and decision-making. Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) is a new, evidence-based practice for treating trauma and is one of many therapies practiced by our team.
Education for professionals
Are you looking for a speaker for your professional development or education event?Wichita Family Counseling team members are available to speak on a variety of topics, including: depression, self-harm and suicide, anxiety, trauma, grief and loss, addiction, keys to a good marriage, repairing relationships, divorce and remarriage, sibling relationships, and parenting. Additionally, the following specific topics are available:
- Brain Based Treatment Approaches to Addiction and Recovery
- Steps to Obtaining Your Licensed Addictions Counselor Credential
- Brain Basics for Emotion Regulation
- Adverse Childhood Events (or ACEs) in the Classroom
- Love and Logic® Parenting Programs
- Love and Logic® Classroom Management Programs
Send an inquiry to learn more