Northshore Counseling and Wellness offers Individual, Family, and Group psychotherapy. Both individual/family and group formats have been extensively researched in order to determine their effectiveness, and both formats have been found to be extremely effective in helping people address problem areas in their lives.
Collaborative Divorce is a new way for you to resolve disputes respectfully — without going to court — while working with trained professionals who are important to all areas of your life. The term incorporates all of the models developed since IACP’s Minnesota lawyer Stu Webb created Collaborative Law ideas in the 1980s.
NCW has a team of psychiatrists, nurse practitioners and Advanced Practice Medical Psychologists (M.P.) who are focused on helping you to address any mental health concerns through the use of medications. Our practitioners take a thorough history, listen carefully to your concerns and your goals, and with your input, determine the most appropriate ways to use medication in your care.
The testing process consists of an initial appointment in which the psychologist will interview you and, determine the appropriate testing protocol, the appointment for conducting the testing, and a follow up appointment for reviewing the results.
Northshore Counseling and Wellness is pleased to offer Corporate Counseling Services for businesses in the Greater New Orleans area. Corporate counseling is designed to assess employee work style and potential, improve employee relationships, and identify ways to promote personal effectiveness in the workplace. We offer both personalized counseling sessions as well as workshops and speaking engagements.
When parents can’t agree on a parenting plan on their own or with the help of a mediator, they may be ordered by a judge to have a Child Custody Evaluation (CCE). Sometimes, the parents may choose to do this voluntarily.
Being in a committed relationship can be a wonderful experience. However, many couples (married or not) find that problems can emerge once the first years have passed and partners become accustomed to the relationship. If you are considering couples or marriage counseling, it is likely that your dreams for the relationship have faded, and you might even be losing the hope and optimism you once had at the start of your relationship.
A suicidal person may not ask for help, but that doesn’t mean that help isn’t wanted. Most people who commit suicide don’t want to die—they just want to stop hurting. Suicide prevention starts with recognizing the warning signs and taking them seriously. If you think a friend or family member is considering suicide, you might be afraid to bring up the subject. But talking openly about suicidal thoughts and feelings can save a life.
The lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and questioning (LGBTQ) community faces mental health conditions just like the rest of the population. However, you may experience more negative mental health outcomes due to prejudice and other biases.
Unfortunately, children are not immune to mental health concerns. Whether due to stress, family issues, or other concerns, many children struggle with mental health issues that can be greatly improved by therapy.
Northshore Counseling and Wellness offers online chat and email counseling sessions (known as eCounseling). eCounseling offers a special and very needed type of therapeutic interaction that works in a different way than traditional psychotherapy. Schedules and circumstances sometimes make an office visit difficult. Let our experienced therapists help you, quickly, discreetly and at your convenience.