This week in Counseling Corner, Katie Cooley, M.A., LMHC, a therapist at Crosswinds Counseling, talks Christmas traditions as they relate to the 5 love languages.
Crosswinds Conversations | Curtis Smith Interviews Kerry Carmichael, Executive Director of The Refuge
Curtis Smith interviews Kerry Carmichael about The Refuge, a faith-based organization that exists “to provide assistance for physical, emotional, academic and spiritual needs of Johnson County residents.”
Curtis Smith interviews Dan Johnson, Founder & President of The NewDay Center, an addiction recovery treatment program
Struggling with past hurt? Tim Gilleand, MA LMHC, says that dealing with past hurt is something everyone goes through. There are 3 ways to handle it.
Kiara Williams, APC, LMHCA wants people to know her counseling office is a safe space. She comes to work to help people, not to judge them.
Kathleen believes Brotherhood Mutual has benefited from partnering with Crosswinds Corporate Counseling to provide counseling to employees and their families.
Elaine Awoyinka, Licensed Clinical Social Worker at Crosswinds Counseling, gives practical advice to reduce holiday stress in children.
Crosswinds Conversations | Curtis Smith Interviews Deb Graf, Director Of Guidance At Blackhawk Christian School
Crosswinds Counseling is in its fourth year of working with Blackhawk and Deb says they’ve “seen nothing but good” since the school made the decision to offer counseling to their students. Crosswinds counselors have helped students with various struggles including anxiety, depression, grief, suicide ideation, and more.
Curtis Smith interviews Chris Jensen, Mayor of Noblesville. Chris started his first term as Mayor of his hometown in January of 2020 – right before everything changed. He explains to Curtis why he believes it is critical to address the mental health needs of his community. Chris loves some of the campaigns that have come out, like #kickthestigma, but he emphasizes the importance of also putting action behind words.
We all know that we ought to be thankful, but it can be challenging. In the video below Grant discusses 3 ways we can express gratitude and explains how gratitude is different than toxic positivity.
Crosswinds Conversations Curtis Interviews Jenny Leshney, Director of Engineering for Christopher B. Burke
Crosswinds Counseling’s Chief Marketing Officer Curtis Smith interviews the Director of Engineering for Cristophe B. Burke, Jenny Miller Leshney. Jenny tells Curtis about why she believes a culture of wellness is important to Christopher B. Burke. She believes employees are “more active and healthy and engaged in their work when they’re happy and healthy and engaged at home.”
Curtis Smith interviews Scott Fadness, Mayor of Fishers, IN. Scott talks about his journey to becoming mayor, what the city did pre-pandemic to promote good mental health, how the city dealt with the pandemic in regards to increased strain on citizens’ mental health, and the vision he and other community leaders have for promoting positive mental health in the future.