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How To FInd a Therapist - Find a Therapist - Find a Good Therapist - Psychotherapist - Counselor - Plantation FL - Dr. Chantal Marie Gagnon PhD LMHC - www.LifeCounselor.net

How to Find a Therapist

4 Tips for How to Find a Therapist Dr. Gagnon is a therapist in Plantation Florida. How to Choose a Good Psychotherapist or Counselor The best way to find a therapist is to look for someone that you like and feel you can trust.  Finding a good psychotherapist is a bit like beginning a new […]

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What is Psychotherapy?

What is Psychotherapy? Can Psychotherapy Help You? People often ask me the question: “What is Psychotherapy?”. Psychotherapy is a type of counseling that is used as a treatment for mental disorders and as a tool for personal growth.  Psychotherapy originated with psychiatrist Sigmund Freud who invented a type of psychotherapy called Psychoanalysis.  Psychotherapy was further […]

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Help For Depression – Feel Good Again!

I’m so glad you’re reading this blog post today, because many people with depression symptoms simply don’t get help for depression. Sometimes they feel embarrassed and wonder if it’s a really a weakness on their part…

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Are You Emotionally Out of Gas? Tips for a Healthy Life!

My chiropractor (hey Dr. Larry!) said to me not too long ago, that when you don’t sleep well, are doing too much, and feel run-down, your immune system is less effective and you can easily catch a cold. Ok, I guess in theory I knew that, but it got me thinking………what happens when we’re emotionally […]

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Does marriage counseling really work? Can marriages be saved?

Marriage Counseling As a psychotherapist and relationship coach who provides marriage counseling to couples in Plantation FL 33317 and the surrounding cities of Weston 33331 , Sunrise 33326, Davie 33324 among others, my clients often want to know if marriage counseling works, if their marriages can be saved. That’s a great question! How can you […]

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Finding Work You Love

  A Passionate Work Life As a Life Coach in Greater Fort Lauderdale, many of my clients come see me to help find a career or work they love and feel passionate about. In relationships, falling in love is so wonderful because it stirs up our passion and makes us feel alive, really alive. The […]

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A Personal Message from Dr. Gagnon, Psychotherapist and Life Coach

  Welcome to my website and blog! I’m so glad you stopped by today, and I hope you will find lots of useful information here. I’m Dr. Chantal Gagnon, a licensed psychotherapist and life coach in Plantation, Florida.  In addition to my local clients and patients, I also provide relationship coaching and life coaching to […]

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How to know if you or someone you love is an Alcoholic

Most of my patients who have a drinking problem would not consider themselves alcoholics. In fact, when I suggest to them that there’s very little difference between their drinking and a bona-fide, can’t-hold-a-job, drunk at 10:00 AM “alcoholic”, they look at me like I have three heads. “I’m not an alcoholic, I don’t drink during […]

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Verbal and Emotional Abuse in Marriages

  What is verbal and emotional abuse? My intention was to begin this blog post with the standard definition of emotional and verbal abuse. What I discovered is that there is no standard definition of emotional or verbal abuse. This demonstrates exactly the point I set out to make in the first place: emotional and […]

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