Detours in Relationships

Brenda Spina, M.S., LMFT, LPC

There are ways of thinking and acting that seem right only to discover they have detoured us off the path of right...

An Affair: The Anguish of Betrayal

A "Dear Rosa" question and answer about surviving the discovery of an affair by ones spouse

Making Your Way Through Transition

Suzan Myhre, M.S.S.W., LICSW, LPC

This article describes the challenges we face when going through difficult life changes. It also gives a way of...

Rebuilding After the Storm

August 18, 2005. A record breaking day in the history of Wisconsin with 27 confirmed tornadoes in one twenty-four...

Is Forgiveness Therapy for You?

Carrissa Pannuzzo, M.A., LMFT, LPC

We all have ideas of what forgiveness is and what it isn’t. The most common of these in American society is the...

When People Stumble

Brenda Spina, M.S., LMFT, LPC

So many, especially those in positions of authority, are held to a higher standard. The same happens in families...

Affairs Don't Solve the Problem

Lynda Savage, M.S., LMFT, LPC

If you are having an affair and want your marriage, you will need to end your affair. People often look outside the...

The Healing Cycle and The Wounding Cycle

Brenda Spina, M.S., LMFT, LPC, Christine Vander Wielen, M.S.W., LCSW, Carrissa Pannuzzo, M.A., LMFT, LPC, Laura Demetrician, M.S., LMFT

The wounding process in relationships can be cyclical. If repeated enough times, our responses become second nature...

A Rock Through the Front Window

Christine Vander Wielen, M.S.W., LCSW

Have you ever felt as if someone threw a rock through the front window of your life? The Lord promises to bind up...

Surviving the Affair

Lynda Savage, M.S., LMFT, LPC

How can marriage survive the ultimate betrayal of an affair? Healing is possible. A covenant relationship can work...