My patients are burned out and don’t derive satisfaction from their careers, despite spending a large portion of their lives at their offices and chained to their phones.
They struggle with boundaries and have difficulty saying no.
Their relationships are breaking down.
They are arrested in experiences of grief.
They are processing complex issues and stress tied to medical and autoimmune conditions.
They don’t have a clear sense of who they are and struggle with confidence necessary to take the steps to incrementally become who they want to be.
They have experienced (and continue to re-experience) trauma.
They are having difficulties starting families.
They are medical and law students unsure of how they will traverse the grueling training gauntlet they are facing.
They are trying to figure out how to date and struggling to find develop a real relationship with someone who is a non-creep.
They are overwhelmed by becoming new parents.
They abhor their bodies.
They are struggling to interact with the people in their lives who are not in therapy.
PATIENTS WHO CROSS THE THRESHOLD OF MY OFFICE ARE OFTEN STUCK. SYMPTOMS OF ANXIETY, DEPRESSION, SLEEP DISTURBANCE, OR ERRATIC EATING PATTERNS MAY HAVE GOTTEN THEIR ATTENTION. THEY ARE RECOGNIZING SIGNALS HAVE REACHED A THRESHOLD INDICATING A SIGNIFICANT NEED FOR CHANGE.