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Tips for Successful Marriage Counseling

Marriage counseling will give you and your partner somewhere you can talk about all of your problems without judgement. “Till death do us part” is a phrase that is repeated in many marriage ceremonies around the world. But what happens when you[...]

How Can You Benefit from Anger Management Counseling?

If you feel yourself becoming in a fit of rage, it could be time to seek some help with anger management counseling. Joy, sadness, disgust, fear, and anger are the five basic emotions everyone feels. But depending on how you manage and express [...]

What Is DORS and How Does It Work?

When you work with DORS, you will feel independent and confident in your abilities. As a part of our Developmental Disabilities services, Family Service Foundation works with individuals to help them find a job based on their skill level. We of[...]

Family Service Foundation Hosted “Choose Recovery 2016” Event

Choosing recovery is only one step away. With a clear focus on both mental health and substance abuse recovery, Family Service Foundation (FSF) hosted the “Choose Recovery 2016” event. This program was designed to encourage growth, change lives[...]

Recognizing the Warning Signs of Suicide

Suicide is not something you should ignore. Take a look at some of these warning signs and remember that there are people who can help. Depression, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, and postpartum depression are all mental illnesses with a high [...]

Helping a Young Adult with Autism Find Independence

Autism does not mean your young adult won't be able to be independent. For most of your child’s life, you have been doing everything for them. From making their meals to getting them where they need to be for their activities, but for most pare[...]

What are the Symptoms of Postpartum Depression?

Postpartum depression should not be ignored. The birth of a baby can trigger a jumble of powerful emotions in a new mother. From the excitement and joy of a new baby to the fear and anxiety that you won’t be a good parent. Being overloaded by t[...]

What is Cerebral Palsy?

There are many different kinds and levels of severity of cerebral palsy. While most people think of cerebral palsy as a single disorder, it is actually a group of disorders that affect a person’s ability to move. These developmental disorders n[...]

Is Therapy Right for Me?

Therapy can help you work through many different problems you may be having. In a fast-paced society, people are juggling more and more unrealistic demands on their time and energy. From balancing a 40-hour work week to raising a family or havi[...]

What is Down Syndrome?

Down Syndrome affects one in every 691 babies born in the U.S. every year. One in every 691 babies born in the United States is born with Down Syndrome. It is one of the most common genetic conditions and affects approximately 400,000 Americans[...]