Category Archives: Adolescent

New Years Hack! Making 2016 Your Best Year Ever!

By Michael | in Adolescent Blog Exercise Family and children Goals Hiking Holidays Husband Marriage School and Community Teens/Adolescents wife | 2016-01-04 10:28:19 | 0 comment

Want To Make 2016 Rock? Toss out the resolutions.  Set Goals instead! I find it totally mind boggling that each year we set New Years Resolutions. We do so with enthusiasm and zest believing that this will actually result in success.  We vow to do better than last year, or even the year before that. We promise [&hellip

The Worst Advice We’ve Ever Heard About Communication hack. Three Keys to Celestial Communication!

By Michael | in Adolescent Blog Family and children Husband intimacy Marriage Teens/Adolescents wife | 2015-12-17 01:20:51 | 0 comment

Many families struggle with how to discuss hot button topics.  Here’s 3 key communication tips that really work! Remember the old adage of “fake it until you make it?” Me too! While it may work in Sports, this advice is the worst you can receive when it comes to communication.  Here’s the real truth about communication, including how to [&hellip

Therapist Speakers Help Local Families!

By Michael | in Adolescent Blog Depression and anxiety Husband Marriage Teens/Adolescents wife | 2015-11-15 01:12:42 | 0 comment

Our Therapists Speak often in the Magna area.  Check this out! During the past several weeks Michael Boman, LCSW and Andrea Egbert LCSW have spoken often in our great Magna community.  Here are the highlights: * Cyprus High School: Both Andrea and Michael spoke to the Life Management and Adult Roles Classes at Cyprus High School.  [&hellip

Is Depression Sucking the Life Out of your Teen?

By Michael | in Adolescent Blog Depression and anxiety Family and children Teens/Adolescents | 2015-05-20 09:09:37 | 0 comment

We often talk about depression in adults.  But what about teenagers?  Can they get depressed, too?  Unfortunately, they can! How Common is Teen Depression? Researchers estimate that between 11-20% of teenagers experience clinical depression.  Teenagers in the Salt Lake City area aren’t exempt from depression! Teens experience depression slightly differently than adults.  They tend to express [&hellip

Three Marriage Musts From Your Family!

By Michael | in Adolescent Blog Family and children Husband Marriage Teens/Adolescents wife | 2015-04-30 22:23:43 | 1 comment

We often hear the importance of taking care our marriage, our spouse, or even our church responsibilities.  However, when was the last time you thought of taking care of your family…really, really taking care of your family? Been a while huh?   It’s not just about paying the bills…or making sure the mortgage is covered each month. It’s about…these [&hellip

3 Marriage Musts From Your Wife!

By Michael | in Adolescent Blog Church Family and children intimacy Marriage wife | 2015-04-21 08:57:00 | 3 comment

Many men are married for 5, 10, 20 years or more before they understand these three critical Musts about her.  Men struggle to truly know their wife. They tell her that she’s “complicated” or “thinks or feels too much.”  She should “just get over it,” or the ultimate marriage putdown for a wife “are you having a PMS day?”  In reality, it comes [&hellip

Parenting Cheat Sheet — 11 Helpful Tips!

By Michael | in Adolescent Blog Family and children Marriage | 2014-12-08 11:00:23 | 0 comment

Developing effective discipline methods for children and teens in Magna, West Valley City…can be difficult for any parent to manage.  Andrea Egbert, CSW has developed this “Parenting Cheat Sheet” to help all of us beleaguered parents step back and breathe while we work more effectively with each of our kids. Improving Parenting Skills in Magna [&hellip

Seeking Help! Counseling for Cutting in Salt Lake

By Michael | in Abuse Addiction Adolescent Blog Cutting and Self Harm Family and children Marriage | 2014-10-15 10:24:14 | 0 comment

Have you heard that cutting and self-harm behaviors in Magna, West Valley City and Tooele are a problem and all too common?  Have you ever wondered what treatment options are available, or, why people cut? If so, this information will likely be helpful for You… Parents may or may not be familiar with the term [&hellip

New Therapist in Magna — Counseling for Teens, Adults, Trauma

By Michael | in Addiction Adolescent Blog Marriage Pornography Addiction Sexual Addiction Teens/Adolescents | 2013-12-05 08:35:07 | 1 comment

England Counseling Services is very pleased to announce the hiring of a New Therapist at their professional offices. Mr. Max C. Ward is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) who brings considerable clinical experience with him.  He provides therapy to those who suffer from chemical addictions, behavioral addictions, couples problems, unresolved trauma, blended family issues, juvenile delinquency, depression/anxiety, and [&hellip