Seattle Relationship & Couples Therapy: People Grow And Develop

A frequent goal of therapy with my clients is to shape a new framework and approach to their problems and/or symptoms. One method that I often use could be called “developmental thinking.” This method re-constructs problems in a different context …

Seattle Relationship & Couples Therapy: Treating Depression

As a follow up to the post about creative/productive depression, I think it’s important to also address the question of depression as it might affect couples therapy, not just individual therapy.

Depression case example

This presents in the form of …

Seattle Therapist: Creative And Productive Depression

[In this posting, “depression” refers to the unipolar type, not bipolar, and where suicidal behaviors or plans are clearly idle, or absent.]

Experience With Depression

I’m surprised when a prospective client asks me during a phone interview whether or …