• Call Now: 405.341.3554
  • Connect

Edmond Family Counseling Articles

Articles by the Counselors at Edmond Family Counseling

Marijuana Is Still Illegal in OK

Wednesday, February 11, 2015
By Darcy McConnell, LADC, LPC Twenty-three states and the District of Columbia currently have laws legalizing marijuana in some form or another. Alaska, Colorado, Oregon, and Washington have l Read More

Kids and Entitlement

Wednesday, January 21, 2015
Teen: “My sadness is infinite and beyond your understanding.” Parent: “Uhhh…okay.” Teen: “Also, I need money for lunch tomorrow, we’re going to C Read More

The Rush to Normalcy

Thursday, January 01, 2015
By Chad McCoy, M.A. It’s an odd thing, ya know? The first 18 or so years of our lives we do nothing but grow and, hopefully, achieve until the day we graduate high school. Even then man Read More

State of the (Marital) Union

Tuesday, December 16, 2014
By Belinda Crosier, LPC, LADC, Edmond Family Counseling 5 Tips to Have a Healthier Marriage in 2015 It’s easy to get so busy & preoccupied with daily life, not to mention the hol Read More

Positive Reinforcement

Tuesday, December 02, 2014
By John Goetz Ferguson, Missouri, Bill Cosby, a lack of a nuclear agreement with Iran, the rise of ISIS in the Middle East, and the threat of Ebola to name few of the ongoing local, nation Read More

Grandparents as Parents

Tuesday, September 30, 2014
By Belinda Crosier, LPC, LADC Over 8% of Oklahoma children are being provided some level of care by their grandparents. For many, the “golden years” become just another cycle of  Read More

Parenting through Divorce

Wednesday, September 10, 2014
By John Goetz, LPC If you are a legal adult, a person who has attained the age of majority and is therefore regarded as independent, self-sufficient and responsible, you will immediately reco Read More


Wednesday, August 20, 2014
By Darcy McConnell, LPC, LADC Have you heard about GirlStrong at Edmond Family Counseling? It is starting September 9th and is a popular program for girls ages 12-16. You may enroll by phone at 40 Read More

Back to School Detox for Teens

Wednesday, July 30, 2014
By Quinton Ellis, LPC It’s already begun for many of Edmond’s teenagers. The impatience. The terrible, burning desire to get back into a classroom. To know what it feels like to le Read More

I’ll go to the gym...

Sunday, July 20, 2014
Edmond Life and Leisure Article By Chad McCoy, M.A. So the other day I went to the gym. I walked in, they scanned my fob, and I set out to accomplish something that I’ve never accomplished Read More

Recent Posts


Communicating with your teen spring The Golden Years Gender Roles Mayme White Miller Teenagers Technology Self-Esteem College Underage Drinking Lee Daniel Kravetz Parent peer pressure Discipline Elizabeth Loftus Sexual Abuse Eating Disorder Holidays Organization College Transitions College Campus Aggregated News for Teens Unemployment Support Group Audrey Woods Parenting with purpose goals What Really Matters Enabling Adult Children Parenting Panic Disorder Detox Diet Relationships fads Mental Health Conflict Death Summer Plans for Teens Reading How to recognize domestic violence Opiods Call of Duty Unemployment and depression Alcohol What Matters Most Program The Martian Movie Prevention Seniors Wax Freshman Year Links between unemployment and depression Terrorism and children Schedule 1 Drug Choices Will counseling work quickly Instagram Captain of Your Ship Time Management Back to School Social anxiety Codependency Community Suicide Prevention Programs How do children process trauma Butane Honey Oil Why did the system fail Funding Girl Strong non-verbal communication Donald Miller Jay Asher Butane Hask Oil Mild-Depression Co-Parenting Consequences Teens and Time Management 13 Reasons Why Fear Suicide Prevention Recommendations Developmentally appropriate strategies for grief counseling Decision-Making ADHD School Anxiety Drug Abuse Exercise treatment for depression The Martian Book Medical Use of Marijuana in Oklahoma Tetra-Amelia Syndrome Heroin in the Suburbs Dating Boundaries Bias and memory Character Development bucket list DIY Marriage counseling Jackie Shaw Parenting and Cell Phones Entitlement Syndrome College Age Children Prom guidelines for teens Heroin Crisis New year’s resolution Stress Twitter Snapchat Learning Disabilites How to talk to your kids about terrorism Joshua and Rebecca Weigel How to control panic attacks Golden Child How common are panic attacks personal growth Confidentiality Communication Communication techniques for couples Edmond Municipal Court John Goetz Tumblr Cell Phones Misconceptions of Smoking Marijuana Summer time parenting Retirement Planning Speaker Listener Technique How many sessions do I need Millenials Setting Boundaries with Adult Children How to manage anxiety Sanjay Gupta Siblings in Conflict Affluenza Disasters HB 2249 Chores for Teens Risk taking Newsletter What to do when you are laid off Marriage Teens Use of Technology Teens and Smartphones Drugs Holiday stress Impact of Suicide Legalization of Marijuana Feldman and Kravetz Scapegoating Edmond Character Council The Butterfly Circus Panic attacks How long should counseling take Al McCormick Role Models Disciplining Teens Emotions Depression Apps for Teens Bong Edmond Bullying Co-Parenting Class Substance Abuse Positive Reinforcement gadgets Help for panic and anxiety Isolation in teens Therapy Political Correctness Positive Thinking United States Drug Enforcement Agency Child Abuse Twenty Somethings Grandparent Initiative Is therapy forever Dr. Rhonda Patrick HK pen Anxiety ADA Early Treatment of Depression Teenage perception of drug use GirlStrong Prescription Drugs Dr. Ben Carson Teen Jobs Trauma Adult Children Child Development Culture Family Roles Suicide National Drug Threat Assessment Summary Changing Problem Behavior Andy Weir Facebook Grandparenting Divorce School Self Image Teen Suicide Food Allergies Communicating with your child Goal Setting The Miracle Worker 710 Positive Illusions Parkland Shooter Independent Living Helen Keller Teenage Development Hanna Baker Teen Drug Use Movies for Teens Anger Fidget Spinners Micro-aggression Peers Teenage Boys Prom Domestic violence resources Childhood depression Quinton Ellis Divorce Family Theory parenting college age kids David Feldman Parenting through Divorce Nutrition and stress How prevalent is domestic violence list Divorce with minor children World Health Organization Working Parents Parenting Teenagers Disability Gun violence and mental health Microagression Ridley Scott Marijuana Happiness Suicide Prevention for Teens Personality Test Drinking in high school AARP Spanking Grandparents as parents Oklahoma Department of Human Services 13 Reasons Why NOT Amanda Percival Procrastination Teen Safety Oklahoma drug use Michael Jackson Supersurvivors Belinda Crosier Darcy McConnell School James Dobson Teens and cell phones Normalcy Panic Marriage counseling Prom safety How to detect signs of depression Social Media high school What is domestic violence Limitations of counseling Strong Willed Child Sheila Stinnett Children 5 Love Languages Grounded Hope Edmond drug use Retirement Annie Sullivan Setting Boundaries for Your Teen Young Adults Self Investment History When Teens Should Get a Cell Phone Americans with Disabilities Act Brain Research Great Depression Managing substance abuse Political bias Chad McCoy Emotional Development Depression and social media self-sabotage Addiction Learning Negative Thinking Presidential debate Ben Carson Drug Use Summer The Amazing Race Waxing Family Systems Theory Oklahoma Statute on Marijuana Edmond Family Counseling Teen Parenting


Call Us Now!