Counseling youth aging out of foster care

Older youth who have aged out of the foster care system face many challenges — all of which can negatively affect their mental health without proper support, empathy and guidance.

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Is Medicaid properly serving youth in foster care?

Counselors can work to improve reimbursement policies with Medicaid to ensure youth in foster care get the mental health services they need.

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Voice of Experience: Losing Summer

Counseling continues to have a positive, long-lasting impact on clients even after they terminate session.

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What quiet quitting says about workplace mental health

The term “quiet quitting” has gained popularity since COVID-19 began, but what does this really say about our work boundaries and mental health?

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Sliding Scale Rates: A Slippery Slope?

[Sponsored Content] … And how to use them effectively! Want to offer appointments using sliding scale rates? There are some real benefits to doing so, but the logistics can feel overwhelming! Click through to learn common mistakes therapists make and a few best practices.

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Counseling youth aging out of foster care

Older youth who have aged out of the foster care system face many challenges — all of which can negatively affect their mental health without proper support, empathy and guidance.

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The impact of cultural resiliency on traumatic loss

Trauma and resiliency are not individualistic experiences, so approaching traumatic loss through a cultural resilience framework helps strengthen clients’ healing process and prevent severe mental health outcomes.

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Helping youth who self-harm

As increasing numbers of youth turn to self-injury, counselors can offer empathy while guiding young clients to better tolerate their emotions and find healthier ways to cope.