Cleary Counseling Blog

Your Authentic Voice is important – 7 strategies to be Empowered!

  The Reasons Having Your Authentic Voice is important…how we lose our voice and 7 strategies to develop it and become more Fully Empowered!   What does it mean to you to “speak up?” … [Read more...]

Transformation for Women

10 Keys for Establishing change in your life and Achieving your Goals. As a therapist/coach in private practice today, I see many women in my practice.  There are many reasons they come in with … [Read more...]

5 Ways to Let Go for Better Mental Health

What are a few things that we typically need to “let go” and the feelings that help you identify them?  Unresolved Situations/ Hurt and Anger Failures/Guilt and Embarrassment Former … [Read more...]

The Top Causes of Holiday Stress and 8 Ways to Cope

We all deal with stress throughout the year but for more people than not, the holiday season presents a whole new set of triggers and stressors. Therapists are all too familiar with the resulting … [Read more...]

9 Constructive Ways to Approach The Elephant in the Room

Many couples experience the “elephant in the room” phenomenon. Often described as something in the way of feeling true closeness, it is a barrier between the couple that is interfering with the pure … [Read more...]

10 Things To Do Today to Increase Your Happiness

If we look back into history, the focus on personal happiness is a relatively new concept. Today, people want happiness. They strive for it and do unpredictable things to get it but still report they … [Read more...]

Savoring: An Intervention for Anxiety and Depression!

What is Savoring? This is the "taking in " of certain aspects of life...Researchers have shown that doing this actually helps you achieve happier states. So...how do we learn to Savor? What about … [Read more...]

10 Signs You Have an Elephant in the Room

Elephant in the Room Blog Series From the very subtle issues like sexual awkwardness and general bitterness to outright dishonesty and addiction, Cleary Counseling will explore the many things that … [Read more...]

Positive Connections and Meaning in Life

Take-Aways from Positive Psychology Workshop It occurs to me, after doing a day long workshop on Positive Psychology that "we as people," need lots of support to get through this life. We are better … [Read more...]

Women Rising!

Taking a moment to discuss what it means to rise...You try so hard every day to do the best you can.  Many days it is hard to see progress.  If you are struggling a bit and need to see more progress, … [Read more...]