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Want Better Relationships? Here’s the Secret!

Some time ago, I wrote an article for PsychCentral, titled “The Secret to Great Relationships of Any Kind” in which I share a sure-fire way to improve your relationships.  I can’t reproduce the article due to my contractual obligation with PsychCentral, but you can read it by clicking here. I look forward to the opportunity […]

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Infidelity in Marriage: What to do next?

Relationship infidelity  is a common reason couples seek marriage counseling. Many couples, though, do not get professional help when the infidelity is initially discovered.  Instead, they try to resolve it themselves and frequently attempt to “forgive and forget”;  unfortunately, that usually doesn’t work! Eventually, those couples come to counseling for other problems, such as: “We […]

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7 Ways Couples Counseling Can Help Empty Nesters

Guest Blog Post by Stuart Fensterheim, LCSW, Couples Counseling Expert In recent years, there has been a large increase in the divorce rate among couples who have been married for 30 or more years.  Many of these breakups occur after the child-raising years because so much time has been focused on the children, and not […]

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Family Therapy

Family Therapy and Counseling for Families Family Therapy is a form of therapy that is based on helping families function well, where each member feels understood, valued, and supported.  It approaches problems from a strength-based perspective – each family member has unique skills and talents – and the family as a whole has things they […]

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Advice for Newlyweds: What No One Tells You About The First 3 Years

Newlywed Adjustment – Guest Blog Post by Pastor Kennedy In the midst of wedding planning, shinny rings and happy celebrations, very few people give engaged couples the tools and information they need to build a happy, solid marriage. That’s probably why 52% of first marriage end in divorce. But that doesn’t have to be the […]

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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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How to Recognize Emotional Abuse?

Are you in an abusive relationship? Emotional Abuse in Relationships While most of us, from time to time, say things in the heat of the moment that we later regret, in some relationships angry words rise to the level of abuse. It can be difficult to recognize abuse in relationships because we often confuse the […]

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Frequently Asked Questions About Counseling and Therapy (Psychotherapy)

Counseling FAQ Dr. Chantal Marie Gagnon is a practicing psychotherapist in Plantation, Florida. She offers individual psychotherapy, couples therapy, marriage counseling, family therapy & counseling for children and teens. How do I find a good therapist? That’s a very important question because the “therapeutic alliance”, that is, the fit between the therapist and the client […]

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What People Are Saying about Dr. Chantal – Counselor and Life Coach in Plantation, Florida

Testimonials about Dr. Chantal Gagnon – Plantation Florida Counselor, Therapist, Life Coach Psychotherapist, Marriage Counselor, and Life Coach in Plantation, Florida, 33324 (Greater Fort Lauderdale) The clients, patients, and colleagues below have voluntarily provided their testimonials about counselor Dr. Chantal Gagnon. This is sometimes unusual in counseling, given the confidential nature of therapy services. However, […]

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