• Coming out of the Closet and Stepping into Recovery: Working with LGBTQ Clients

    When counseling a client, it is important for a counselor to also understand general cultural differences, especially sexual minorities because they are of all nationalities, ethnicities, and socioeconomic classes.


  • “Running to Be on the Run”

    Lately, I have been noticing more and more women patients of a certain age—between forty-five and about sixty-five—who are just so, so busy. They are busy every moment of every day, and they are always running.


  • The Impaired Professional, Part IIThe Attorney as Client: Insights for Understanding an Especially Challenged and Challenging Population

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    Lawyers, judges, and even law students are far more likely than average to need chemical dependency and mental health services, but also far less likely to seek them. Once they do seek services, these individuals can present special challenges for the counselors, therapists, and other health care providers who work with them.